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Online Associate of Arts in Communication

Earn a respected degree in Communication from American Military University. AMU is a leading provider of affordable education to adult learners worldwide. Coursework is online, with monthly start dates and no set login times. This provides flexibility to move through a program at a pace that fits your life.

AMU offers an online Associate of Arts in Communication to help prepare you for a host of opportunities in the professional world. Those engaged in public relations, marketing, journalism, business management, public policy, corporate training, writing, publishing, and social media endeavors all must master the knowledge and skills of communication in order to succeed.

This program’s coursework focuses on

  • interpersonal, intercultural, and mass communication
  • communication and gender
  • ethics
  • public speaking

You will be taught by practitioner faculty. Many have professional engagements with media enterprises and government agencies, and they share their real-world knowledge to bring your education experience full circle.

AMU's associate degree communication program provides a solid foundation for our Bachelor of Arts in Communication.

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Affordable rates, minimal fees, and plenty of help with financial aid. Primary cost displayed is for those students who are eligible for our military tuition grant.

Military Tuition Cost Per Credit Hour Undergraduate $250 per credit hour $285/credit hour standard rate Master’s Degree & Graduate Certificate $250 per credit hour $370/credit hour standard rate

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Percentage of Students with Transfer Credit 93% military & military-affiliated undergraduates applied transfer credit

Book Grant Savings: Textbooks and ebooks provided at no cost to all undergraduate students and master’s-level students eligible for the military tuition grant.

*To minimize out-of-pocket costs, active-duty servicemembers, their spouse/dependents, National Guard members, and Reservists receive a tuition grant that caps undergraduate, master's degree, and graduate certificate tuition at $250/credit hour. In addition, a master's-level book grant provides no-cost textbooks and ebooks for master’s-level courses to active-duty servicemembers, their spouse/dependents, National Guard members, and Reservists.

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At American Military University, our expert faculty and industry advisors work to shape a quality, relevant, online education that responds to the needs of working adults looking to advance their education in order to meet professional goals. Come discover how our award-winning, accredited education can help you reach your next level.

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