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Business Communications

Business Communications

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Chestnut Hill College’s Accelerated Adult Degree Program is designed for the adult learner. The Business Communications program provides you with the communication and technical skills, graphics, and information sciences necessary to compete in the business marketplace. The curriculum emphasizes fundamental marketing procedures, functions of management, applied business and communications technology, and extensive writing and editing skills.

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Chestnut Hill College's Center for Business programs are in candidacy for accreditation by the ACCREDITATION COUNCIL FOR BUSINESS SCHOOLS AND PROGRAMS (ACBSP).
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Major core requirements

In addition to Core Liberal Arts, 54 credits are required in the major. The Major Requirements are:

  • UEAB 372 - Legal Environment of Business
  • UEBC 130 - Introduction to Mass Communications
  • UEBC 145 – Advanced Software Applications
  • UEBC 155 - Web Page Development
  • UEBC 201 - Public Speaking
  • UEBC 206 - Business Writing and Communications
  • UEBC 210 - Desktop Publishing and Graphic Design
  • UEBC 255 - Public Relations
  • UEBC 306 - Techniques of Professional Presentations
  • UEBC 355 - Grant Writing
  • UEMA 103 - Survey of Math
  • UEMG 201 - Principles of Management
  • UEMK 201 - Principles of Marketing
  • UEHR 305 - Human Resources Management
  • UEMG 453 - Senior Seminar

 

Major elective requirements

Any three (3) of the following courses are required:

  • UEAB 217 - Financial Accounting
  • UEBC 230 - Information Systems for Organizations
  • UEBC 400 - Special Topics
  • UEBC 460 - Internship
  • UEEC 110 - Principles of Microeconomics
  • UEMA 104 - Mathematics for Business I
  • UEMG 307 - Strategic Management
  • UEMG 321 - Managing Non Profit Organizations
  • UEMG 350 – Government and Business
  • UEPL 135 – Business Ethics

 

Locations

For your convenience, Chestnut Hill College offers accelerated degree courses in four locations:

  • Chestnut Hill College Main Campus
  • Father Judge High School in Northeast Philadelphia
  • Montgomery County Community College in Blue Bell
  • University Center at Montgomery County Community College in Pottstown

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Transferring Credits

Students can transfer up to 75 credits from another accredited college or university. Prior Learning Assessment options can also help you earn credits for on-the-job experience and training programs. Learn more

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For more information or to schedule a personal visit with an Admissions Representative:

Call - 215-242-7704 | Email - adultdegree@chc.edu | Visit - chc.edu/scpsvisit