Free Online Broadcast and Digital Communication Courses from Top Universities

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Broadcast and digital communication courses are offered online for free. Students will learn about optical components and digital communication systems, among other areas of study.
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Free Broadcast and Digital Communication Courses

MIT and Open University are two universities with courses listed below that offer online courses in broadcast and digital communications. Students can access these course from their home computer or laptop.

Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)

MIT offers courses in digital communication. Students will be assigned readings, in addition to having video lectures for resources.

Open University

This intro to digital communications course will focus on optical-fiber communications. The course is for advanced students and it will take approximately 20 hours to complete.

Free Online Broadcast and Digital Communication Courses At a Glance

Course & School Program Level Format Assignments Quizzes & Exams Downloadable
Principles of Digital Communication I course from MIT Graduate Text/lecture notes/video lectures Yes Yes Yes
Principles of Digital Communication II course from MIT Graduate Text/lecture notes/video lectures Yes Yes Yes
Digital Communications course from Open University Advanced Text Yes No Yes

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    1. Full Sail University

    Program Options

    Master's
      • Master of Fine Arts - Media Design
      • MS - Digital Marketing
      • M.S. - New Media Journalism
    Bachelor's
      • BS - Digital Marketing
      • B.S. - Media Communications
      • B.S. - Web Design and Development
      • BS - Sportscasting
      • B.S. - Digital Cinematography
  • Online Programs Available
    2. Regent University

    Program Options

    Doctorate
      • Ph.D. in Communication
    Master's
      • MFA in Film & Television (online)
      • M.A. in Communication
      • M.A. in Journalism
    Bachelor's
      • B.A. in Communication
      • B.A. in Communication Studies - Advertising and Public Relations
      • B.A. in Communication Studies - Internet and Social Media
      • B.A. in Communication Studies - Rhetoric and Public Culture
      • B.A. in Communication Studies - Strategic Communication
      • B.A. in English - Communication
  • Online Programs Available
    3. Liberty University

    Program Options

    Doctorate
      • PHD: Strategic Media
      • PHD: Communication
      • DBA: Strategic Media & Digital Content
    Master's
      • MS: Marketing: Digital Marketing and Advertising
      • MA: Communication
      • MA: Strategic Communication
      • MA: Visual Communication Design
      • MFA: Graphic Design
      • MBA: Strategic Media and Digital Content
    Bachelor's
      • BFA: Graphic Design
      • BS: Strategic Communication
      • BS: Strategic Communication: Social Media Management
      • BS: English and Writing: Journalism
  • Online Programs Available
    4. Bryant & Stratton College

    Program Options

    Bachelor's
      • BBA Digital Marketing
    Associate's
      • AAS Digital Marketing
    Certificate
      • Digital Marketing Specialist Diploma
  • Online Programs Available
    5. Independence University

    Program Options

    Bachelor's
      • Graphic Arts (BS)
      • Web Design and Development (BS)
  • Online Programs Available
    6. Colorado Christian University

    Program Options

    Associate's
      • Communication Studies, A.A.
  • Online Programs Available
    7. Purdue University Global

    Program Options

    Bachelor's
      • BBA: New Media and Internet Marketing
  • Online Programs Available
    8. Penn Foster High School

    Program Options

    High School Diploma
      • HS Diploma
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  • Dayton, OH

    University of Dayton

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Full Sail University

  • Master of Fine Arts - Media Design
  • MS - Digital Marketing
  • BS - Digital Marketing
  • B.S. - Media Communications

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Regent University

  • Ph.D. in Communication
  • MFA in Film & Television (online)
  • B.A. in Communication

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Liberty University

  • PHD: Strategic Media
  • MS: Marketing: Digital Marketing and Advertising
  • BFA: Graphic Design

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Bryant & Stratton College

  • BBA Digital Marketing
  • AAS Digital Marketing
  • Digital Marketing Specialist Diploma

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Independence University

  • Graphic Arts (BS)
  • Web Design and Development (BS)

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Colorado Christian University

  • Communication Studies, A.A.

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Purdue University Global

  • BBA: New Media and Internet Marketing

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Penn Foster High School

  • HS Diploma

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