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Communication B.A.

Department of Humanities + Social Science

Making Stronger Connections

According to the National Association of Colleges and Employers, some of the most sought-after job skills are problem-solving, teamwork, and both verbal and written communication skills. As a Communication student at Crown College, you will develop these in-demand skills and learn to approach your work with a deep commitment to ethics and integrity.

At Crown, you’ll be prepared to thrive and differentiate yourself as a faithful communication professional within any industry you choose.

Why study Communication at Crown?

Real-World Application

Gain immediate, relevant experience through internships + class projects. Engage in courses that combine theory and practice.

Explore Different Styles

Build interpersonal, group, and professional.

Build Your Resume

Coursework includes broad exposure to different topics, focusing on best practices and practical skills employers are seeking.

I have the opportunity to not just be in a caring community, but a community that fosters the same values and faith. There are so many different perspectives here from students and professors, and it creates so many opportunities to grow.

Being at Crown makes you want to stay at Crown for the rest of your life; but being at Crown also gets you excited for what God is preparing you to do after college, too.

Nora Xiong

Careers

Human Resources
Social Media and Content Writer
Public Relations

Advanced Degrees

Master of Arts in Communication
Master of Business Administration
Master of Marketing Communication

Meet the Faculty

Dr. Kellie Corti

Dean of Liberal Arts and Education | Chair of Humanities and Social Science | Professor of Communication

Emma Bondy

Assistant Professor of Communication

Kevin Berg

Assistant Professor of Communication

Preview of Courses

COM 252 - Interpersonal Communication

The foundational course for the study of relational communication. Students will study the role of communication in family systems, self-identity, intimate relationships, gender issues and nonverbal contexts. Specific topics include listening, self-disclosure and conflict management.

COM 348 - Social Media

In this course, students will learn how to create engagement in various social media platforms, create content for these platforms, as well as gauge success in them. In addition, students will learn how to manage content as well as study these platforms in the context of the internet.

COM 358 - Group and Organizational Communication

This course provides the student with both a theoretical and practical application of group and organizational communication. The effectiveness of group work and communicating in organizations is examined through the concepts of leadership emergence, norms and roles, cohesiveness, conflict, listening, and group structure.

FAQs

Our faculty to student ratio is 17:1. We intentionally aim to keep our class sizes small. This allows us to maintain academic excellence and strong relationships between faculty and students. At Crown College, every student is a person and not just another number.
We generally accept credits from accredited institutions as long as the student maintained a C or higher in the course. To see a full list of what classes will transfer, you can visit Transferology or contact our registrar office at registrar@crown.edu.
Available to all students, our Student Success Office is a great resource for students. Services offered by the Student Success Office are designed to increase academic success and build community. Amanda McDonald serves as our Director of Student Success and is more than happy to meet with any student. For more information, click here.
Yes we have an honors program! For more information on our Honors program click here.
Crown College offers a wide-range of scholarships to every student. 100% of students receive some type of financial aid. For more information about financial aid, click here.
At Crown College, every class is taught from a Biblical worldview. Our faculty are all followers of Christ and are comfortable incorporating Christian principles into their curriculum. For more information on other ways Crown College equips students spiritually outside of the classroom, click here.

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Minors

Marketing
Psychology
Video + Film Production
Theatre

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