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BS in Communication

Learn how to more effectively communicate in today’s constantly connected world.

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Explore strategies and techniques for using traditional media and emerging technologies for effective communications.

Whether you are looking to launch a new career or advance in your current field, the skills learned through Walden’s BS in Communication can be applied across a broad range of fields, including:

  • Public relations
  • Political communication
  • Marketing and sales
  • Emerging media

Fast Facts

Next Start Date: November 30, 2020

Transfer Credits: Up to 135 credits

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More about our BS in Communication program

A BS in Communication degree will help you excel in your career no matter what setting you decide to pursue, including fields such as:*

  • Law/government/politics
  • Social and human relations
  • Advertising and marketing
  • Healthcare and community outreach

*Career options may require additional experience, training, or other factors beyond the successful completion of this degree program.

Admission is considered for adult students who hold a high school diploma or its equivalent. Applicants must also meet one of the following criteria:

  • You are 21 years of age or older.
  • You are less than 21 years of age and have 60 quarter credit hours.
  • You are an active member of the military or a veteran with documentation of service.
  • You are concurrently enrolled in an approved partner institution with an articulation agreement with Walden.

You will also be required to submit a completed online application, employment history, and official transcripts.

Your enrollment specialist will help you gather all of the required materials, starting with your application, and support you through your first day of classes.

Tuition costs will vary depending on your previous education. Get in touch with a Walden Enrollment Specialist today at 855-203-5779, to learn more about tuition costs for this program and financial aid options.

Walden’s Enrollment Specialists are committed to helping identify and leverage opportunities for you to save money on your education.
Our Enrollment Specialists are ready to answer any questions you may have regarding this program. Fill out the form on this page to be contacted or call 855-203-5779.

Why earn your BS in Communication at Walden?

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“At Walden, the professors are always with you in the online program. They are there to answer your questions and support you."

Jair Vilchis Loranca | BS in Business Administration Graduate

At the bachelor’s level, Walden University’s BS in Business Administration and BS in Accounting are the only programs accredited by the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP). The BS in Communication is not accredited by the ACBSP. Please visit our accreditation page to see the list of Walden accreditations.

ONGOING MILITARY OFFER:

A 15% tuition reduction for servicemembers, veterans of the U.S. armed forces, employees of the Department of Veterans Affairs, and their spouses.*

*A 15% tuition reduction is available to new students who are servicemembers, veterans of the U.S. armed forces, or employees of the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA). This tuition reduction is also available if you are a spouse of a servicemember, veteran, or employee of the VA. This tuition reduction cannot be retroactively applied. Tuition reductions are applicable to tuition only and do not apply toward books, materials, and other supplies or fees needed for a course.

Walden may change the tuition reduction offered hereunder at any time, but such change will not affect the tuition reduction for students who are currently enrolled at Walden and using the existing tuition reduction. All tuition reductions, grants, or scholarships are subject to specific eligibility requirements. Contact a Walden University Enrollment Specialist for details.

Walden University is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission, https://www.hlcommission.org/.