B.A. in Communication Studies – Journalism

College of Arts & Sciences

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Tell the Stories That Need to be Heard

In the fast-paced world of converging media, there's a need for voices like yours. Regent's Bachelor of Arts in Communication Studies—Journalism will prepare you to communicate powerful stories through broadcast, print, and digital media. You'll also learn skills that will elevate your reporting and gain experience through internships and on-campus publications.

GAIN HANDS-ON EXPERIENCE

Grow your technical proficiency with access to a converged media lab and a multi-million dollar equipped facility.

BUILD ON A STRONG FOUNDATION

Learn proven principles of contemporary journalism within a Christian framework.

LEARN FROM THE BEST

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—Journalism you will be able to:

  • Translate messages between different types of media, including social media, TV, e-magazines and more.
  • Design strategies to research, write and package news, information, and entertainment for a global audience.
  • Learn how to get work published in professional media outlets.

Career Opportunities:

  • Journalist/reporter
  • Editor
  • Writer/copywriter
  • Press secretary
  • Digital media producer

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

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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 – Journalism