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Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) in English with a Concentration in Communication

As an English major pursuing the Bachelor of Arts in English with a concentration in Communication, you will develop fundamental skills in mass media and communications, including persuasion, rhetoric, media, public relations and effective oral communication. In this English degree with a concentration in communication, you may elect to study the dynamics of small group communication, organizational and strategic communication, trends in communicating in the 21st Century, or communication ethics. It is a very versatile communications degree with emphasis on English language.

Students who earn this bachelor’s degree of English communications will be prepared for graduate school or careers in variety of fields where excellent communication skills are critical. This degree is also available online.

Career Opportunities:

  • Journalism
  • Public Relations
  • Marketing
  • Business
Other Available Concentrations: Biblical Studies | Writing | Government | History | Secondary Education
Curriculum: View course requirements.
Length: 120 credit hours (includes 49 general education, 36 English, 12 Communication, 23 electives)
Format: This degree is offered entirely online or on campus.
Results: Bachelor of Arts in English with a concentration in Communication
Important Links: Apply Now | Tuition & Financial Aid | Department & Faculty
Contact: Dr. Micah Mattix, Department Chair, English and Communication Arts, phone: 757.352.4464; email:

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