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Communication & Theatre Arts:Academic Programs

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Communication is one of the fastest growing majors in the College of Arts and Letters. Our emphasis areas within the Bachelor of Arts & Bachelor of Science program produce creative, culturally aware, highly effective, communicators.

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Our Strategic Communication concentration will build your knowledge of communication and apply it to make a difference in business settings and in your community.

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ODU's graduate degree program in Lifespan & Digital Communication is unique in the field of communication. It is one of the few in the U.S. to focus on Lifespan Communication, and the only one in the U.S. that combines relational communication and digital media studies into a comprehensive graduate program focusing on communication development across the generational domains.

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The Theatre Program at Old Dominion is designed to develop unrecognized talent in our students. We believe that the true potential of any artist, technician, or scholar only emerges where they enjoy three foundations to creative growth.

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The Old Dominion University Dance Program engages students in a dynamic and transformative process of dance training, fostering curiosity, imagination, versatility and innovation. Through interdisciplinary learning, scholarly research and engagement with local and global communities, students experience dance on many levels helping them to think critically and live creatively as dance artists.

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Cinema wants you! We focus on you and your input in the process. Whether doing production in narrative film, documentary or TV newscast, you will be creating--not just talking about it.

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Earn a communication degree on your schedule with ODU's online option for the Bachelor of Science or Bachelor of Arts in Communication. Both degree are the same as our on-campus programs, just delivered online.

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