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Loyola University Chicago

School of Continuing and Professional Studies

Applied Studies BA with Communication (PR/advertising) Concentration

SCPS understands that adult students often wish to take a wide range of courses to meet their professional and personal interests so we have designed the BA in Applied Studies degree to enhance your current career or establish a new one. The BA in Applied Studies provides a strong foundation in communication and business; and this major, paired with a concentration in Communication prepares students for a variety of careers in the following fields: public relations, web development, marketing, media, or corporate communication.

Potential outcomes: Web developer; web designer; media reporter; corporate communication editor.

The BA in Applied Studies with a concentration in Communication is comprised of 120 credit hours: 

Click here for PDF of Applied Studies BA with Communication Concentration Curriculum.

Applied Studies Major Courses (27 credit hours)

I. Foundational Skills (9 credit hours)

II. Communication Skills (9 credit hours)

Required: Communication: COMM 175 Introduction to Communication (3 credit hours)

Writing Skills -- Select one from the following courses (3 credit hours)

Communication Skills -- Select one from the following courses (3 credit hours)

III. Career Preparation (9 credit hours)

Required: CPST 310 Accounting Principles and Application (3 credit hours)

Applied Skills: Select one of the following courses (3 credit hours)

 Theoretical Skills: Select one from the following courses (3 credit hours) 

Communication Concentration (24 credit hours)

 

Apply now or contact us to request more information about the BA in Applied Studies and communication courses.

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