Ohio University

Applied Communication

Study Applied Communication in the Scripps College of Communication, recognized as a Center of Excellence by the Ohio Board of Regents. The Applied Communication program is ideally suited for professionals in a variety of public, non-profit, and private organizations who have positions that emphasize internal and external communication. The major cross-trains individuals in visual, written, and oral communication, emphasizing both practical application and theory-based communication strategy. Courses are designed with best practices for online pedagogy, emphasizing the same student enrichment philosophy that grounds other majors in the Scripps College of Communication.

Curriculum information for applied communication

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Admission Requirements

  • A conferred associate's degree completed at a regionally accredited community college, regional campus, technical college, or university (60 or more semester hours or 90 or more quarter hours)
  • Combined grade-point average (GPA) of 2.5 or higher

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Online and Distance Education is Affordable

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Many Credits Transfer

At OHIO, your previous coursework may apply toward an online bachelor’s degree.

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