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Communication, Mass Communication, BA

The completion of the mass communication curriculum in the communication department leads to the Bachelor of Arts degree. Communication students gain an understanding of human communication through the acquisition of skills in speaking, critical thinking.

The Bachelor of Arts in communication is suitable for students who wish to enter a communication-related career or for individuals interested in personal development. The department offers majors in mass communication, organizational communication, and communication studies. Study in organizational communication is appropriate for students seeking careers in training and development or other organizational communication specialties.

Study in mass communication is appropriate for students interested in journalism, media management and production, and public relations. The communication studies program allows students to select courses from all of the communication majors to meet their specific needs.

The communication major can expect to take both theoretical and practical courses and to study communication from both the traditional point of view and through experience. Consequently, students are advised to take advantage of the communication activities in the department, college, and university. These activities include cable television, WWSU-FM radio station, The Guardian (student newspaper), the Public Relations Club, cooperative education, and involvement in Dayton area professional organizations.

Quick Facts

 
Full-time Duration: 4 years
Starting in: Fall / Spring
Estimated Total Tuition: $31,414
Location: FairbornOHUnited States

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Courses

  • Writing for Communication and Media Studies
  • Introduction to Human Communication
  • Mass Communication
  • Basic Media Writing
  • Public Relations: Principles and Practice
  • Visual Communication

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