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 the 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.
Students with a BA in Communications can go on to careers in such fields as Film and Video Production, Journalism, Corporate Communications, Politics, Law, Community Organizing and Service, Education, Management, and Non-profit Administration.
John Cabot University is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education
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The University requires an overall minimum grade point average of 2.00 in all courses taken at the University with no more than two grades lower than C- in core courses required for the major.
Seven courses from COM CMS and JRN. No more than three courses other than COM, CMS or JRN that are related to the major may be used as major electives when chosen from the list of approved courses (see below). Other courses related to the major might qualify as major electives depending on the students' course of studies and following approval of the Chair.
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As part of our commitment to provide affordable university education for qualified and talented students, John Cabot University offers degree-seeking students (first-year and transfer students) many merit-based scholarships and financial assistance grants. Students who are awarded scholarships and grants will be notified after they are accepted to the University.
Your JCU scholarship will be automatically renewed each and every year you attend JCU if you maintain the required minimum GPA and academic progress as specified in your scholarship.
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