Colorado Christian University
Bachelor's Degree in Communication Studies
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Bachelor's Degree in Communication Studies

Communication Studies Bachelor's Degree, B.A.

The Bachelor of Arts in Communication Studies will provide you with an excellent knowledge of communication theory and practical application. You’ll develop an understanding of interpersonal, group, and organizational communication – including a grasp of social media and communication via emerging technologies. Plus, with a Christian worldview integrated into all communication courses, you’ll see how ethics, meaning, and truth are essential to how we communicate.

Program Focus

Cross-cultural communication, persuasive communication, and communication law

With a communications degree, you’ll get training in a variety of important topics and will graduate with a broad understanding of what takes up 75% of every person’s waking hours: communication. You’ll find job possibilities in areas ranging from business and advertising, to radio and journalism, to politics.

Great demand for Communications majors!

Few degrees have such a wide application as a bachelor's degree in communication. Through your communications studies courses at CCU, you’ll receive training to enter a variety of fields. You’ll be well prepared to function in business and marketing environments – managing people or managing messaging for an organization. Those majoring in communications are sought after in fields where messaging is essential – from public relations to law, to essential positions in today’s changing media landscape. From writing speeches to marketing products, your skills will be necessary in our information-dominated world.

You can take classes at our College of Adult and Graduate Studies Regional Centers or online from any location. We also have a Communications Studies minor available to students of many majors.

Communication Studies bachelor's degree program benefits

  • A bachelor's degree in Communication Studies is one of the most versatile degrees offered today, and it can provide a variety of options in fields where you are interacting with others and enacting positive change.
  • The program is specially designed for adult students who are busy with work and family commitments.
  • Students take one course at a time with classroom-based courses meeting one night a week for five weeks.
  • Students can choose to complete the coursework online. Online courses typically run for five weeks and weekly assignments may be completed around your schedule.
  • Small class sizes encourage individualized learning and networking.
  • Adult students have direct access to professors who are also professionals in the field.
  • Take advantage of CCU's generous transfer credit policies to accelerate your degree!

Apply Now

  • Ready to get started? Take the first step by applying to CCU's College of Adult and Graduate Studies, and start investing in your future.

  • CCU Online

    The College of Adult and Graduate Studies offers adult students the opportunity to earn their degree online from anywhere in the world.

  • CCU Colorado

    Adult students living in Colorado can take courses at any one of our six center locations throughout the Colorado region.