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Bachelor of Science in Communication

Communication is an important tool utilized in all areas of life.

This versatile degree will improve speaking and writing skills, providing the ideal preparation for careers that involve human relations.

Apply today to start next term on March 9th, 2020

Students are advised to submit applications as early as possible to assure optimal admission consideration.

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Our esteemed faculty are members of professional organizations and draw from their extensive research in communication. Network with industry leading communication professionals.

Accelerated Terms

Our seven-week terms enable full-time students to complete up to 48 credit hours during an academic year.

Mentoring

Faculty mentor student projects dealing with mediation, organizational consulting, conflict management, leadership training, human resources, and the role of communication in interpersonal and organizational contexts.

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Scheduling of classes is flexible. Mix and match delivery types to maximize your schedule as needed.

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Course descriptions are available in the academic catalog.

Academic Catalog
A. General Education Requirements 40 hours
B. Major Requirements 40 hours
Course Number Course Name
COM 1100 Introduction to Communication (waived)
COM 1500 Fundamentals of Speech
COM 2100 Mass Media and Society
COM 2250 Interpersonal Communication
COM 2260 Small Group Communication OR
COM 3200 Persuasion
COM 2270 Intercultural Communication
COM 3210 Organizational Communication
COM 3900 Special Topics in Communication
COM 4550 Communication Research
COM 4500 Communication Law and Ethics OR
COM 4999 Speech and Mass Communication Theory
COM 4900 Senior Project
C. Bachelor of Science Degree Requirements 12 hours
D. Electives 32 hours
E. Total 124 hours

Florida Southern College reserves the right to revise fee schedules.

Base Required Fees Cost
Tuition Per Credit Hour $326
Technology fee per semester is based on credit hours enrolled $30 to $120

Admission Requirements

  • Official transcripts of all academic work*

* If less than 25 credit hours have been earned from a regionally accredited college or university, official high school transcripts and ACT or SAT testing are also required.

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Additional International Requirements

  • Official Translated Transcripts With Course By Course Evaluation**
  • Bank Letter Verifying Funds of Sponsor***
  • Sponsor's Guarantee Form
  • Valid Passport
  • Official TOEFL/IELTS Score****

** World Education Services, Josef Silny and Associates, Academic Evaluation Services, Inc., or similar approved agency.

*** A bank letter is a written statement on bank letterhead and signed by a bank official.

**** Must have completed an English language training program or at least one year at an English speaking institution to waive the TOEFL/IELTS testing requirement.

Program Contact

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Hannah Potter

Assistant Director of Adult and Graduate Admission
phone 863.680.4463
send text to 863.692.7195