Applying to this Communication Studies Program

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Fit this bachelor's degree program into your busy life, no matter where you live. You can begin the program in any term (Fall, Spring, or Summer) and get the degree you need.

Recommended Application Deadlines

Our goal is to make it easy for you to start this continuous enrollment program.

Because this program features some coursework that begins in the middle of the traditional semesters, there are multiple options for starting the program.

Recommended deadlines:

  • Summer term: April 15
  • Fall term: July 15
  • Spring term: December 15
  • Middle of a term: contact the Program Coordinator to discuss options and deadlines!

Application Process

Thank you for your interest in this UNC program!

Please review the Eligibility section of the Program Summary page prior to application.

U.S. applicants (outside of Colorado) for online programs: please be sure to check your eligibility by state of residence.

Complete an online UNC application using the button below.

  • Please indicate Communication Studies B.A. (Online) as your program on the application.

  • International applicants: please read the additional instructions below.

  • The application fee process will appear once you complete all application questions and submit the application.

  • Make sure to have sealed official transcripts sent to UNC for all previously earned credit. UNC admissions will use your submitted transcripts to determine credit towards overall degree completion.

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International Applicants

All international (non-U.S. citizen) applicants should mark Yes for "Are you an international student?" at the beginning of the application process. In addition to any application steps listed above, you will also need to prepare the following for your application:

  • Official Transcripts of all institutions attended after high school
  • Demonstration of Language proficiency – TOEFL iBT: 70; IELTS: 6.0; PTE: 50, or petition for exemption. UNC's institutional code for TOEFL is 4074.
  • Copy of passport bio/photo page *
  • Financial Documentation * # – we will need to verify that you can pay the estimated costs (tuition, fees, room, board, insurance, books, supplies, travel) for the time you will be in the U.S. Those applying to programs that last longer than 1 year will only need to provide proof for the first year at the time of application.

* = Items marked with * are only required for applicants who will be coming to the United States.

# = Items marked with # are not required with your initial application. You will submit them after you have been admitted to UNC.

For more information about UNC International Admissions and the UNC Center for International Education, please visit the International Admissions site, email international@unco.edu, or call 970-351-2831.