Ohio University


Study communication in the Scripps College of Communication, recognized as a Center of Excellence by the Ohio Board of Regents. The online Bachelor of Science in Communication 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 communication

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Admission Requirements

  • No additional requirements beyond University admission requirements for freshman or transfer admission

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Online and Distance Education is Affordable

Ohio University maintains its commitment to an accessible education through affordable tuition. Academic programs are offered at specific rates in accordance with its campus offerings.

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Many Credits Transfer

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

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