Bachelor of Professional Studies in Applied Communication
The applied communication concentration provides students with strong verbal and written communication skills applicable in a global, 21st century economy.
Students will learn how to effectively communicate with organizations both internally and externally. This concentration is perfect for students seeking a new career, advancement in the workplace, or who are emerging entrepreneurs.
All courses follow the School of Professional Studies academic calendar.
Course materials may be accessed online from any location. Some classes will have regular online meeting times while others will not. The instructor may schedule assignments and exams at specific times.
Students will complete the core curriculum, as well as courses from their area of concentration.
Please speak with our enrollment team to determine how your credits may transfer. The curriculum sheets below may serve as a guide in planning your course of study.
Careers in Communication
Excellent communication skills are essential for any modern career. Our graduates may find careers in virtually every field, including:
In 2016, the College of Charleston lowered tuition for Bachelor of Professional Studies (BPS) students by approximately 20%.
Part-Time (6 hours): $2379 per semester
Full-Time (12 hours): $4730 per semester
How to Apply
The Bachelor of Professional Studies in Communication is available entirely in our remote enabled learning environment.
We have enrollment coordinators to help you throughout the admissions process.
We will be happy to review your credits earned during high school or from other higher education institutions to see how they might transfer.
Meet Our Enrollment Team
Carla A. Stewart
Director of Student Support Services