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BA in Communication Studies - Strategic Communication

The Bachelor of Arts in Communication Studies - Strategic Communication program offered by Regent University gives students the opportunity to learn about a range of reporting and presenting techniques. Find out more about this bachelor's degree program.

Official Program Name:

Bachelor of Arts in Communication Studies - Strategic Communication

School Offering Program:

Regent University

Degree Level:

Bachelor's

Program Prerequisites:

Those considering the BA in Communication Studies - Strategic Communication at Regent University should have an interest in using language to connect to a variety of audiences and good communication skills. All applicants to Regent University should have a high school diploma or equivalent; some programs may have additional admissions requirements.

Program Description:

The Bachelor of Arts in Communication Studies - Strategic Communication program at Regent University is designed to provide students with an understanding of how to effectively prepare and design communication campaigns. Students are given the chance to learn about how messages can have a positive impact on audiences and cultures, along with making sure that the information given lasts. Package information is a key part of the course. Students could develop skills in the research, editorial and writing stages of package information creation. Being taught how to evaluate the effects of digital communication, such as social and economic impact, is also covered on the course.

Learning Format:

Online and on-campus

Program Length:

120+ credits.

Financial Aid:

Eligible students could be able to receive financial aid in the forms of grants, loans, and scholarships. Contact Regent University's financial aid office for more information.

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Required Courses for the Bachelor of Arts in Communication Studies - Strategic Communication:

The BA in Communication Studies - Strategic Communication is a 120+ credit course covering the foundations of communication along with core biblical worldview programs and general education courses. Degree program and course requirements are subject to change. Contact Regent University to confirm the most accurate information before enrolling in a program.

General Education Core Requirements (48 credits)

  • The Making of a Christian Mind
  • The Making of a Christian Leader
  • Introduction to Bible
  • Christian Doctrine
  • Introduction to Christian Thought and Theory
  • Public Speaking
  • English Composition
  • Research and Academic Writing
  • The True, the Good, & the Beautiful
  • Literature of the Western World
  • Art and Culture
  • Students choose one of the following:
    • World Geography
    • Western Civilization I
    • Western Civilization II
    • World History I
    • World History II
    • Introduction to Spanish I
    • Introduction to Spanish II
    • Intermediate Spanish I
    • Intermediate Spanish II
  • Students choose one of the following:
    • Math for Liberal Arts
    • Statistics
    • Calculus
    • Discrete Math
    • College Algebra
  • Students choose one of the following:
    • Introduction to Biology with Lab
    • General Biology I
    • Origins of the Cosmos
  • Students choose one of the following:
    • US History I to 1877
    • US History II from 1877
  • Students choose one of the following:
    • Introduction to Economics
    • Microeconomics

Communications Major Courses (18 credits)

  • Public Speaking
  • Foundations of Communication
  • Interpersonal Communication
  • Communication Theory
  • Narrative Concept and Development
  • Communication in the 21st Century

Strategic Communications Concentration Courses (21 hours)

  • Production News, Information, Entertainment
  • Writing for Strategic Communication
  • Developing the Strategic Campaign
  • Capstone Seminar
  • 9 credits in any Communication elective

General Elective Courses (35 credits)

  • Students complete 25 credits of 100-400 level course from any discipline

Post-Graduation Opportunities

Furthering Your Education:

Those who graduate from Regent's Bachelor of Arts in Communication Studies - Strategic Communication program may consider furthering their education through a master's program. Earning a master's could provide wider employment opportunities or access to advanced careers.

Master's degree options for graduates include (but are not limited to):

  • M.A. in Journalism
  • M.A. in Communication - Media & Arts Management & Promotion
  • MBA in Marketing

Career Paths:

The BA in Communication Studies is curated to provide students with the opportunity to learn how to communicate effectively through digital media and other platforms. Those who successfully complete the course may be able to apply for jobs in a variety of content production roles.

Graduates could be able to seek positions in:

  • Social media strategy
  • Copywriting
  • Digital media production
  • Marketing

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