Many students pursuing a Bachelor of Arts, or a three-to-four-year internationally recognized academic degree, do so in order to achieve higher-paying positions within a particular industry. Others choose to do so as a means to obtaining a more advanced degree. Regardless of one’s reasoning in seeking a Bachelor of Arts, doing so typically leads to a higher salary and increased career opportunities within a given field.
Just what is a BA in Communication? The Bachelor of Arts in Communication readies students for a broad range of media-related positions. Students in this course of study should expect to further their writing skills, perform highly complex conceptual analysis and develop critical thinking skills, as well as closely study the laws and ethical guidelines of media and communications. Students will also train using tools and modern-day media technology commonly used within the communications field.
Students who earn a Bachelor of Arts in Communication are generally able to command better salaries than their less-educated counterparts, and are prepared to work in a variety of media-related contexts. They may also choose to purse a Master of Communication or a similar degree, if desired.
Like most educational opportunities, the cost of a Bachelor of Arts in Communication varies substantially based on the length and prestige of the program and the geographical area in which it is taken.
Students who earn a Bachelor of Arts in Communication have the skills necessary to succeed in both for and non-profit sectors. Many graduates go on to work as public relations or marketing specialists, corporate trainers, political campaign directors or managers, account executives, human resources professionals or sales representatives, among other related careers.
To find a Bachelor of Arts in Communication program that fits your needs, explore our extensive database of programs, or utilize the lead form provided to help link you with a program well-suited to your needs and wants. Search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.
During this one year ‘top up’ course you will examine core aspects of business such as business strategy and communication, whilst also getting the chance to conduct a real investigation into a business problem that allows you to apply your business acumen to a real life scenario. [+]
What do entrepreneur, lawyer, minister, social media manager, pharmaceutical regulations liaison, corporate trainer, videographer and client services all have in common? These are just a few of the many career paths our graduates have chosen. Choice is a wonderful thing. But, choice requires power. So where does the power of a communication studies degree come from? [+]
The objective of this programme is to provide students with an understanding of the theory and practice of communication, including digital media technology, and the market mechanisms of the various media industries, equipping students with international vision and proficient English language skills. [+]
Avondale’s Bachelor of Arts (Ba), major in Communication, provides the opportunity for creative and professionally minded individuals to communicate ideas to audiences using print, digital, media, radio and video. [+]
Journalists are open-minded, curious and interested in the people behind the events. At the pulse of the times they report on big and small events in the world and present in the media the most important news and background information. [+]
The Bachelors of Arts in Communications is a rigorous, multi-disciplinary program designed to give students the analytical, critical, and creative skills. [+]
The Bachelors of Arts in Communications is a rigorous, multi-disciplinary program designed to give students the analytical, critical, and creative skills that are fundamental to any career in the information age. The major provides students with superior skills in oral and written proficiency to excel in the creation, dissemination, and analysis of messages. In addition, the program is dedicated to integrating technology in its instruction and incorporating international contexts for the study of communications, so as to prepare students for an increasingly global industry. This major focuses on intellectual development and ethical reasoning to empower students to take leadership roles and make a difference in a variety of fields both within and outside of the communications industry.... [-]
Stamford prepares students to immediately contribute to the exciting Advertising Industry; with program that provides students a strong foundation in advertising, marketing, creative strategy and [+]
In the increasing competition of enterprises in a global market environment determines not only the quality of products and services via the company's success, but more and more a target group-oriented and effective marketing. [+]
The BFA program teaches students the creative and technical skills needed to thrive as career artists. Advanced instruction is offered in non-figurative and figurative fine art, including painting, sculpting, and printmaking. [+]
In Graphic Communication the human eye is the basic channel of communication; the history, the theory and the practice of the graphic language play an important role as the latter significantly affects our everyday life. [+]
The question students always have is "What can I do with a degree in Mass Communications?" The answer is "Just about anything!" The Mass Communications curriculum provides a foundation in mass communication theory that is augmented by practical and professional skills training provided through internship opportunities and practicum courses. [+]
The course will be of interest if you are attracted to careers in the communications side of the marketing industry, whether with marketing service agencies (such as advertising), in public relations, brand management, direct and interactive marketing, or in client-side marketing communications departments. [+]
Communication studies courses help students become more proficient in speaking assertively, writing effectively, thinking critically, negotiating persuasively, and solving problems creatively. [+]
We can’t deny that English is one of the most important languages for global communication. Being the official language of the ASEAN community, expertise in English for business communication has become exceedingly important as more corporations expand to international markets. [+]
Communication at Stritch provides a wide variety of career preparation opportunities, all offered within the broader context of the liberal arts. [+]