Online Master of Arts in Communication Studies

Department: Department of Communication Studies
Specializations/Concentrations: Concentration in Communication and Leadership
Websites: Department and Program

Program Format
Structure: Online program with no required campus visits
Instruction Methods: Inquire with school
Campus Visits Required: No
Program Length: Program can be completed in 2 years (taking two courses per semester); Students may take one course per semester and graduate in ~3 years
Start Dates: Fall, Spring and Summer admission

Curriculum and Graduation Requirements
Thesis Required: No
Capstone Options: No capstone required
Credits Required: 33 credits (11 courses)
Example Courses: Communication Theory; Communication Research; Leadership Communication; Communication Pedagogy; Interpersonal Communication; Intercultural Communication; Organizational Communication; Small Group and Team Communication

Application Requirements
GPA Requirements: Minimum GPA 3.0
Testing Requirements: GRE not required
Admission Requirements: Bachelor's degree; statement of goals; writing sample; resume; three letters of recommendation

Tuition Costs
Estimated Tuition: ~$11,640.75 + fees
Cost per Credit Hour: $352.75 per credit hour

State Authorizations: Program accepts students from all 50 states