Communication - Professional Communication (BS)
Program at a Glance
|Degree: Bachelor of Science|
|College of Arts & Letters: Department of Communication & Theatre Arts|
|Cost: $285 per credit hour *|
|Required: 45 credit hours from ODU (120 total)|
|Course Delivery Modes: Online asynchronousAccess course material online from any location and complete coursework following a defined course schedule.|
Strengthen your professional communication skills and increase the value of your experience.
Strong communication skills are a critical component of success in today's connected, interactive business environments.
This online degree completion program in Professional Communication prepares you for greater managerial positions and opportunities across a wide range of industries.
Why ODU for Professional Communication?
The coursework in this program will help develop your skills in:
- Interpersonal and organizational communication
- Professional writing
- Public Relations
All ODU undergraduate distance learning programs are degree completion / transfer programs.
Explore Monarch TRANSFERmation to see how courses you've completed may transfer to ODU. To have an advisor review your transcripts, contact your nearest ODU extended classroom site or call 1.800.968.2638.
For this program, you will need to be accepted into ODU as a degree-seeking student.
Talk with an advisor to determine how your credits will transfer. The curriculum sheets below can serve as a guide for planning your course of study.
Courses in this program are offered in this technology:
Online Asynchronous: Access course materials online from any location using ODU's learning management system. These courses require little to no synchronous (same-time) scheduled class meetings, but assignments and exams are scheduled by the instructor. All courses follow ODU's regular academic calendar.
Professional Communication Careers
- Customer Service
- Human Resources
- Training and Development
- Labor Relations
- Office Management
|Undergraduate Distance Learning Tuition Classification||Cost per credit hour|
|Virginia residents (with Virginia domicile)||$285|
|Students living outside of Virginia||$285|
|* In Virginia but without Virginia domicile||$807|
Rates are effective Summer 2013 and subject to change. Please visit the Office of Finance web site for complete tuition details.
* For questions about domicile or “in-state” status as it applies to tuition rates, please visit the University Registrar web site.
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