Bachelor Of Science In Communication Bachelors Degree
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Transfer in up to 75% of the degree total
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Aug 23, 2021
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Liberty University is accredited by SACSCOC

Prepare for an Exciting Career as a Communication Professional!

In order to change culture, organizations, and individual perspectives, communicators need to be confident. We want to help you grow in the confidence you need to lead with integrity and vision.

Our bachelor’s degree in communication focuses on three critical skills the job market looks for: critical thinking, writing, and presentation. Hone your ability to read and connect with an audience as you deliver presentations prompting them to take action. Or develop your professional writing so that you can produce powerful speeches for political candidates.

Whether you want to work in community relations, fundraising, public affairs, public relations, or any other professional communication field, our bachelor’s degree in communication will prepare you to lead with Christian ethics and integrity.

Be a part of something bigger than yourself with Liberty’s School of Communication and the Arts. Let us equip you to confidently change perceptions through your career. Think critically and speak powerfully.


Why Choose Liberty’s Bachelor’s in Communication?

We believe in preparing our students through practical application of the skills they have learned. Our communication bachelor’s degree revolves around experiential learning and is taught by professors who are trained professionals in their respective fields.

  • Not only will you learn on state-of-the-art equipment, but you will also get opportunities to connect and network with your peers and professors.
  • Become a member of our Public Relations Student Society of America (PRSSA) team to hear from successful alumni and other industry professionals.
  • Join our Innovations PR firm and work with like-minded students as you produce content for clients like Freedom Aviation, Operation Christmas Child, and political organizations.

What Will You Learn in Our Communication Bachelor’s Degree?

By choosing a communication bachelor’s degree, you will be prepared with the critical thinking, writing, and presentation skills you need to become a leader in almost any work environment.

Learn how to understand an audience and communicate effectively through verbal and non-verbal messages that truly connect with your target audience. You will learn how to compose written content, as well as how to lead teams through conflict resolution. Become confident in your ability to deliver powerful speeches from ministry settings to business environments.

Use your learned strengths to produce creative problem-solving methods within a group and learn how to identify the strengths in those working with you.

View the Degree Completion Plan, and check out our featured courses below to learn more about what you’ll be studying.

Featured Courses

JOUR 225 – Media Writing

SCOM 201 – Public Speaking

SCOM 330 – Creative Problem Solving in Teams

SCOM 370 – Motivational Speaking

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Communication

Integrated Communication

Highlights of our Communication Bachelor’s Degree

  • Our curriculum focuses on experiential and hands-on learning.
  • Learn and train with over $1 million in state-of-the-art equipment and facilities!
  • Our degrees are career-focused. All of our instructors have both academic and professional credentials, with many of them working in their field as they teach. Be confident that you are getting an excellent education taught by current industry professionals.
  • Our degrees stress integrity. As a nonprofit, Christian university, we aim to help raise the next generation of media professionals with unshakable ethics grounded in the Christian faith.

Communication Degree Information

Career Opportunities for Communication Graduates

Liberty University’s Bachelor of Science in Communication degree prepares you for the following occupations:

  • Fundraising coordinator
  • Communication director
  • Sales director
  • Nonprofit communicator
  • Community relations manager
  • Event coordinator
  • Public affairs coordinator
  • Communication analyst

Admission Requirements for Undergraduate Degrees

Every application is reviewed by the admission committee on a case-by-case basis, meaning there are no set minimums for acceptance. However, all applicants must submit the following documents* for admission:

  • Admission application
  • Official high school transcripts
  • Official college transcripts (if applicable)
  • SAT, ACT, or CLT scores (Liberty University is offering test-optional admission for Spring, Summer, and Fall 2021 applicants)
  • Admission essay

*Note that additional documentation may be requested by the admission committee after your application has been received.