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Online Degree Program

The online degree completion program is designed for students who have already earned at least 60 hours at another college or university or who left UK short of earning their degree. Students who are interested in pursuing a career in communication and are unable to complete their degree on campus, due to geographic location or other commitments, are able to complete the Human Communication major option and remaining degree requirements entirely online. Apply online today!

Degree Requirements

120 Credit Hours (EXCLUDES: KHP service courses, EXP courses, and remedial courses)

Complete all UK Core requirements, Graduation Writing, BA or BS requirements, one statistics course, and 42 Hours at the 300 level or above 2.00 cumulative GPA and 2.00 major GPA required to graduate

Pre-Major Requirements—15 Hours
Composition and Communication I
Composition and Communication II
COM 101—Introduction to Communications
COM 252—Introduction to Interpersonal Communication
COM 249—Mass Media and Mass Culture

Major Requirements–21 Hours
COM 351—Introduction to Communication Theory
9 hours of COM 325+ coursework
9 hours of COM 400+ coursework

Cognate Requirements - 15 hours (Courses at the 300-level or above outside the major that complement coursework)


Online Degree Completion Program Video
Online Degree Completion Program Video