In today’s team-oriented business environment, strong communication skills are crucial to your long-term career success. An online communications degree from Waldorf will prepare you for the diverse job landscape by allowing you to choose professional elective courses ranging from graphic design to public relations. It’s the perfect degree for individuals looking to secure management positions and provides graduates the ability to thrive in a multi-generational workforce.
Waldorf’s online communications degree blends elements of communication, business and psychology to give you the educational tools to uncover solutions to many of today’s modern job challenges. Courses are designed to help improve your proficiency in written and verbal communication, visual literacy and multimedia skills. Students will explore specialized areas of interest such as web design, public relations, television/film production and many other high-demand skills.
This program is available online only.
B.A./B.S. Degree Requirements
- Completion of the core curriculum and the curriculum for the major, totaling 120 credits
- A grade of C or higher in all coursework in the major and, if applicable, in the concentration(s)
- 2.00 cumulative grade point average for work completed at Waldorf
- Minimum of 36 upper-division credit hours
Review the complete list of core requirements for this program.
*Choose a minimum of 9 credits from the provided courses.
**For the remaining 21 credits, courses can be selected from the list provided or any course not used to satisfy other program requirements.
Waldorf’s Communications program requires a Mac or Windows compatible computer with the minimum specifications needed to operate Adobe Creative Cloud.
Required hardware and software for this program include a camera with video capabilities, external microphone, Adobe CC (Creative Cloud), Keynote or equivalent, Adobe Audition or equivalent, and Adobe Premier or equivalent. Course specific required hardware and software can be found within the course descriptions in the catalog.
If you have a significant amount of completed post secondary coursework or specialized training that you would like to transfer, consider the BAS Communications program.