B.A. Communication Degree - Regis University Bachelor of Arts Program Online


Bachelor of Arts (Accelerated)

Collaborate, motivate and lead.

Nothing in the world is accomplished without clear and effective communication. It is how every person, organization and nation interacts with and comprehends the world. The B.A. in Communication from Regis University equips you to play a significant role in the strategic success of today’s range of companies, from small businesses and nonprofits, to major corporations and global enterprises.

At Regis University, you’ll take courses developed in response to the skills and qualities employers seek. These include the ability to:

  • Think critically
  • Persuade and motivate
  • Solve problems
  • Resolve conflicts
  • Negotiate
  • Function effectively across cultures

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Program Snapshot

Program Format
Online or on-campus courses
5- or 8-week terms

Transfer Friendly
Transfer up to 78 credits

Key Dates
Starts are offered in January, March, May, July, August and October

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Mediators serve as neutral and non-biased negotatiors for all parties involved in a dispute. Mediators may choose to specialize in a specific area of mediation such as work labor unions or child protection services.


Sales Representatives are responsible for the sales of products and services. Sales Representatives should expect to be in communication with previous customers and be building relationships with new customers.

Community and Public Relations

Community and Public Relations Specialists are responsible for community outreach, building relationships and partnerships and fundraising. The main purpose of a Community and Public Relations Specialist is to create the company or organization's desired image or reputation within the community.


Journalists write and publish news stories and media articles that will capture their audience and accurately communicate information to the community at large. Journalists should expect their works to be found in newspapers, magazines and online.

Government and Politics

Politicians and elected officials represent the people at all levels of government, make policy decisions that support their constituents and communicate the impact of these policies to the media and communities which they serve.

Television and Broadcasting

Careers in television and broadcasting include being a sports annoucer, being the public face of a news broadcast or being the host of a radio show. Television and broadcasting employees are expected to stay up to date on current events and be able to discuss prominent issues that our world is facing.

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The FastForward program at Regis enables you to earn both a bachelor's and master's degree at the same time and get on the fast track to success. Through our dual degree combination options, you can complete both degree programs at a faster pace and a more affordable cost.

Program Details

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COM 310: Interpersonal Communication

Explores the concepts of language and meaning, verbal and nonverbal communication perception and establishing positive human relationships in face-to-face contexts.

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COM 437: Persuasion, Influence and Motivation

Examines the ability to influence others through communication skills, attitudes and competencies associated with powerful personal and professional persuasion.

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COM 442: Leading Change and Innovation

Focuses on communication strategies used by exemplary leaders to introduce and implement change and creates an organizational environment that empowers and inspires others.

How to Apply

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

  • Online application
  • Official transcripts from prior college(s)
  • Prior college credit or equivalent work experience
  • Resume

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Tuition and Fees

Program tuition: $485 per credit hour

Total program credits: 120 (credits taken at Regis University will vary based on your number of transfer credits)

Earning your B.A. in Communications from Regis sets you apart and prepares you for professional success — think of it as an investment in your future. And you may be closer to graduation than you realize. View the Transfer Guide for a complete list of transfer credit equivalents that can save you time and money. Between our generous transfer policies, scholarship opportunities and financial aid packages, advancing your education is within reach. Explore our Investing in Your Future undergraduate financing guide for lots of helpful tips.

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The Bachelor of Arts in Communication is offered by the School for Professional Advancement within Regis College.