That’s why strong communication skills are so highly sought after by today’s employers. In fact, according to the National Association of Colleges and Employers’ Job Outlook 2013, employers rank the ability to communicate verbally with audiences inside and outside an organization as one of the most important candidate qualities.*
Walden’s online BS in Communication program can help you become an effective communicator who can engage audiences, build relationships, and drive results in today’s fast-paced, consumer-driven global economy.
By focusing on the latest industry techniques and strategies, this online bachelor’s degree in communication can prepare you to create targeted social media messaging, develop marketing campaigns, write compelling communications, deliver engaging presentations, and promote ideas that inspire others to take action.
Whether you want to advance in your current career or pursue new options in fields such as advertising, corporate communications, marketing, politics, and public relations, earning your communication degree online can help you gain a powerful competitive advantage—and change your world and the world of those around you.
In this program, you will explore the four pillars of communication—oral communication, written communication, interpersonal/team communication, and new media and technology—and study how to:
Graduates of this program will be prepared to:
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*National Association of Colleges and Employers, Job Outlook: The Candidate Skills/Qualities Employers Want, on the Internet at www.naceweb.org/s10022013/job-outlook-skills-quality.aspx (viewed online February 27, 2015). Find detailed information for this program, including possible occupations, completion rate, program costs, and median student loan debt.
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With an MBA, I now have the knowledge and skills to manage an entire organization, including finance management, acquisition, human capital, technology management, and marketing.
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