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Discover Our Communications Degree Program

Entering a bachelor's degree program in Communications from DeVry University can help you develop the skills and competencies employers seek, including one of the most valued skills in today's economy: the ability to communicate effectively. Students in DeVry University's Communications program develop highly demanded applied skills around one of four chosen specializations (see "Degree Specialization Options" below). The Communications degree program will not only prepare you for a diverse set of roles and industries, such as administration, communications, or consulting, it can put you on the path to career success in a dynamic working world.  Start on the path to a career in communications.

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Degree: Bachelor of Science in Communications

Requirements: 8 full-time semesters, 122 credit hours

Degree Specialization Options: We offer four specializations within the Communications degree program. Students dedicate at least 28 credit hours of their coursework to their preferred specialization.

Learn at A Local Campus, Online or Both

You can choose to earn your degree in a variety of ways, either by attending  classes online via our online degree programs, on campus or a combination of both. Find the locations nearest you.

Please note that degree program and course availability varies by location. Some required coursework may be available online only.

Related Programs


Consider a Technical Communication specialization as part of the bachelor's degree program in Business Administration, Management or Technical Management through the College of Business and Management.

Graduate Success


From career-focused programs to our results-driven career services team, our focus is on preparing you for your chosen career. The proof is in the numbers. In 2013, 100% of DeVry University Communications graduates actively seeking employment had careers in their field within six months of graduation at an average salary of $44,171.*


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* Figure based on 2013 graduates self-reporting data to DeVry University Career Services who were employed at graduation or actively seeking employment in their field after graduation. Does not include graduates who were not actively seeking employment, as determined by DeVry University Career Services, or who did not report data on employment status to DeVry University Career Services.