2 years
Study mode
Tuition fee (entire course)
Foreign students
USD 25,200
Other costs
Other costs apply

About this course

The Associate of Arts with a concentration in Communication Studies program provides curricular options to prepare a student to transfer into the Bachelor of Arts degree in Communication. The suggested curriculum serves as a general guideline for transfer to most four-year institutions. Some of the schools to which students may choose to transfer include Antioch University McGregor, The Ohio State University, Wittenberg University, Wright State University, Franklin University, and Urbana University.

A student should talk to a transfer advisor at the institutions he/she is considering attending after completing an Associate of Arts degree at Clark State. The program schedule that follows is designed for fulltime students who have completed all prerequisites and who have no college preparatory recommendations. Some individuals, especially part-time students and those taking college preparatory courses will require additional quarters of study. Students should consult their academic advisors for help in planning their schedules.

Entry Requirements

  • Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL): The applicant must attain a score of at least 61 on the Internet-based test or 500 on the paper-based test. Applicants applying from abroad must submit an official TOEFL score report to the College. The TOEFL code for Clark State Community College is 1127.
  • International English Language Testing System (IELTS): The applicant must attain an overall IELTS Band Score of 5.0 or better.
  • Official transcripts from a previous U.S. college or university showing a grade C or better in college/university level English courses. This does not include English as a Second Language. Official college or university transcripts must be sent directly to Clark State in a sealed envelope