B.A. in Communication Studies

College of Arts & Sciences

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Communicate With Passion. Impact With Purpose.

You're here to make a difference. To transform lives through the power of communcation. Regent's Bachelor of Arts in Communication Studies gives you the tools to be an effective communicator in business, politics, entertainment, news and more. Select from eight specialized concentrations, delivered from a Christian perspective, to empower you with the knowledge and skills to jumpstart your career.

GET HANDS-ON EXPERIENCE

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

ACCESS FACULTY EXPERTISE

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

EXPLORE YOUR CAREER PATH

Develop a strong skill set for a career in technical writing, public relations, journalism, and editing.

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Online | On Campus

9 Specialized Concentrations

120+ Credit Hours

Online | On Campus

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TOTAL CREDIT HOURS: 120+

Take Your Career to the Next Level

Career Opportunities:

  • Public relations spokesperson
  • Writer/editor
  • Publicist
  • Social media strategist

6% Projected growth in media and communication employment from 2016 to 2026. -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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B.A. in Communication Studies