Online Master of Arts in Corporate and Strategic Communication

Department: College of Arts and Sciences
Specializations/Concentrations: Concentrations in Health & Risk Communication; Public Relations
Websites: Department and Program

Program Format
Structure: Online program with no required campus visits
Instruction Methods: Program uses asynchronous instruction
Campus Visits Required: No
Program Length: Program can be completed in 18 months - students have up to 5 years to finish the program

Curriculum and Graduation Requirements
Thesis Required: No
Capstone Options: Capstone course/project
Credits Required: 30 credits (12 courses)
Example Courses: Introduction to Graduate Studies in Communication; Research Methods in Communication; Theories of Communication; Strategic Communication; Interpersonal Communication; Organizational Communication; Informatics in Communication; Risk and Crisis Communication; Health Communication; Public Relations

Application Requirements
Degree Required: Bachelor's degree
GPA Requirements: Minimum GPA 2.75 (GPA between 2.25 and 2.75 may be eligible for conditional admission)
Testing Requirements: GRE not required
Start Dates: Fall, Spring and Summer admission

Tuition Costs
Estimated Tuition: ~$17,520 + fees
Cost per Credit Hour: $584 per credit hour

State Authorizations: Program does not currently accept students from California