B.A. in Communication Studies – Advertising-Public Relations

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Create. Market. Impact.

Are you ready to take the media and marketing world by storm? Regent's Bachelor of Arts in Communication Studies—Advertising-Public Relations will give you an edge in this highly competitive industry. From theories and practices to branding and marketing, you'll learn how to make your message count.

FUEL YOUR PASSION

Craft messages, manage brands, and market products with excellence.

BUILD ON A STRONG FOUNDATION

Anchor your knowledge and skill on Christian principles and values.

ACCESS FACULTY EXPERTISE

Be mentored by faculty in Virginia Beach who hold the highest degrees in their field.

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Online | On Campus

8-Week Course Sessions

120+ Credit Hours


Online | On Campus

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TOTAL CREDIT HOURS: 120 +

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Take Your Career to the Next Level

On completing the B.A. in Communication Studies–Advertising-Public Relations you will be able to:

  • Understand marketing communication campaigns, media choice, creative development and media analysis.
  • Structure public relations pieces that serve as a strategic support for marketing plans.
  • Design communications to maintain favorable public or stockholder perceptions of an organization's accomplishments, mission, products or services.

Career Opportunities:

  • Public relations specialist
  • Marketing coordinator
  • Copywriter
  • Account manager
  • Media relations specialist

6% Projected growth in media & communication employment from 2016-2026. -U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics

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Admission requirements vary based on the stage you're at in life. Select a link below to learn how to apply.

College of Arts & Sciences 2018-19 Tuition Rates

Program Type

Tuition

On-Campus Student

  • 12-18 credit hours per semester
  • Under 12 credit hours
  • Over 18 credit hours

 

  • $8,490 (block rate)
  • $595/credit hour
  • $566/credit hour

Online Student (enrolled in 8-week classes)

  • Full-time (12* credit hours)
  • Part-time (6* credit hours)

*Average number of credits per semester.

 

  • $395/credit hour
  • $425/credit hour

RN to B.S. in Nursing Tuition

  • $295/credit hour

 

Student Fees

Fee

Amount

Description

Application Fee (On-Campus & Evening/Online Students)

 

$50

One-time fee, nonrefundable

Enrollment Deposit (On-Campus Students)

Enrollment Deposit (Evening/Online Students)

$150


$50

Fee is deducted from tuition costs

Graduation Fee (On-Campus & Evening/Online Students)

$60

One-time fee upon submission of graduation application

University Services Fee (On-Campus Students)

University Services Fee (Online Students)

$700/semester

$550/semester

Contributes to university academic and administrative operations

 

Optional Fees

 

Late Payment

$100/Session

Incurred per session in the event of late tuition payment

Course Fees

Varies,
$70-200 per course

Some courses in theater, animation, cinema television or science labs carry an additional fee

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Morganne Oliver, Student, B.A. in Communication Studies

B.A. in Communication Studies – Advertising-Public Relations