Accelerated Communication Studies Program

Earn an online Communication Studies degree from Dominican College, broaden your communication skill set and prepare to apply your knowledge in a world-class business setting.

Academic Excellence

Our online courses focus on providing you with the knowledge you need to be more proficient in your job and advance your career.

Traditional College

Online students have access to career counseling services and the fitness center at our Rockland County campus.

Tuition Deferment

Students who receive company or union reimbursements may defer payment until the completion of the term.

Expert Faculty

Professors are chosen not just for their qualifications but also for their experience and their teaching skills.

Program Details

Dominican College’s 100% online Bachelor of Arts in Communication Studies prepares a new workforce of effective communicators, ethical leaders and innovative media practitioners.  You will learn how to develop and deliver messages across a variety of contexts and cultures. Your coursework will cover speech communication, mass communication and new media, journalism, public relations, business writing, with a particular emphasis on:

  • Business and Global Communication
  • Public Relations
  • Communicating Change
  • Crisis Communication
  • Organizational Communication
  • Leadership

You will become a well-rounded communications professional who is prepared for a career in a wide variety of industries.

Dominican College’s Online Program was ranked #19 in the State of New York by BestCollege’, a leading provider of higher education information and resources.

Dominican College’s Online Communication Studies Program ranks among the nation’s top colleges according to a new analysis by Affordable Colleges Online, a not-for-profit resource center that provides information about college cost, financial aid and college rankings.

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Job Opportunities

Graduates with a degree in communication studies are ready to take on high-level business positions in a global economy. Employment opportunities abound in varied industries ranging from corporate communications, crisis communication, leadership and event planning to new media and organizational strategies.

Transfer Credits

Transfer students may be accepted with:

  • A maximum of 70 credits from an accredited two-year institution.
  • A maximum of 90 credits from an accredited four-year institution .

A minimum of 30 credits must be completed at Dominican College for a degree. A minimum of 90 semester hours in liberal arts is required for a Bachelor of Arts degree from Dominican College.

We Salute Veterans

Dominican College is a Military Friendly School that strongly supports veterans. If you have served, accept our thanks—and ask us about programs just for vets and their families.

Under the Yellow Ribbon Program, Dominican College offers up to $2,720 per student per year for undergraduate programs.

The Dominican College Online Advantage

Contact Kimberly Billera today about becoming an online student at Dominican College.

Kimberly Billera
Phone: 845-848-7907

Discover the Dominican College Online advantage and get started today!

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