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Bachelor of Arts

Hone your craft and launch your career. 

Are you an outgoing, innovative person with a knack for writing and a love for media? Are you a natural storyteller? If so, you may be interested in pursuing a Bachelor of Arts in Communication at Regis.  

The Communication major at Regis is designed for students whose academic, creative and professional interests may be interdisciplinary or wide-ranging. Majors choose from three tracks:

  • Human Communication and Conflict
  • Media and Society
  • Public Relations and Civic Engagement

Program Snapshot

Course Format
On campus courses

Academic Term
16-week semesters 

Cost of Tuition

Sample Communication Classes

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COM 443: Freedom of Speech

Examines the arguments for and against an unconditional right to freedom of speech.

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COM 428: Media and Politics 

Examines the complex relationship between citizens, the media and political actors.

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COM 464: Film Criticism

Introduces the technical evolution, history of film and other principles of criticism.

Program Details

Get all the details on our B.A. Communication program, including course requirements and application materials. 

Communication Career Paths

Public Relations Manager

Public Relations professionals are in charge of managing a company or organization's reputation and brand. Public Relations Managers are charged with finding new media opportunities, continue existing media relations and advertising through positive public awareness.


Copywriters use their writing and storytelling skills to write news stories, press releases, marketing content, social media posts and a variety of other communication materials. They often use their critical thinking skills to distill complex content into easily digestible material for the general public.

Advertising Executive

Advertising Executives serve as liasions for communication between an advertising agency and its clients. Advertising Executives should expect to meet with their clients, discuss their advertising needs and oversee the creation of advertising campaigns.

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How to Apply

To apply to the B.A. Communication program, you will need: 

  • Completed online application
  • Official high school transcripts with a minimum 2.5 GPA on a 4.0 scale
  • ACT/SAT test scores 
  • Essay
  • One letter of recommendation

The first step in the application process is to contact an admissions counselor, who can help you through the entire application process, evaluate your prior learning credit (AP, IB, etc.) and provide information regarding financial aid and tuition assistance.

Tuition and Fees

Full-time tuition: $37,830/year (fall and spring semesters)
Part time (less than 12 credit hours per semester): $1,261/credit hour

Tuition does not include fees, room and board or personal expenses. For full cost of attendance information, visit the Tuition and Fees page.

Curious about financial aid options? Regis also offers a variety of scholarships, grants and other programs to help you pay for school. Visit Financial Aid for more information.

Admissions Timeline

Regis University has a rolling admissions policy. However, you are encouraged to submit your application by the priority deadlines:

| Incoming Freshmen: April 15
International Students: July 1
Transfer Students: August 1

Incoming Freshmen: Dec 1
International Students: Nov 1
Transfer Students: Dec 1