About Communication Studies
Benefit from multidisciplinary learning to prepare for dynamic communication careers.
Communication skills and knowledge have never been more in demand than they are right now. The Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) in Communication Studies at California University of Pennsylvania offers students an essential set of tools and understanding through:
- Project-driven coursework.
- A collaborative learning environment.
- Experienced faculty.
- A vibrant, multidisciplinary community of learners.
Newly revised, the B.A. in Communication Studies program combines a range of innovative communication perspectives with a broad set of skills developed in applied courses across a spectrum of specialized communication contexts (media, public relations, film) and knowledge-building courses in philosophy, art history, theory and critique.
Gain a career advantage with Cal U's focus on a well-rounded curriculum.
Students in communication studies learn how to make powerful, effective presentations; write for a range of audiences; and think about designing messages, images and communication campaigns. You will be immersed in the rich history of rhetoric, graphic design, philosophy, art history and the applied fields of media writing, video and audio production, film, and public relations.
Communication studies courses in persuasion, imagining, designing and executing communication messages open doors to a wide range of jobs and careers.