Online Master of Science in Communication - Integrated Communication

Overview
Department: Department of Communication
Specializations/Concentrations: Generalist Program
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 1 year (students have up to 6 years to finish the program)

Curriculum and Graduation Requirements
Thesis Required: No
Capstone Options: Comprehensive exam and convocation paper
Credits Required: 31 credits (11 courses)
Example Courses: Public Relations; Communication Research; Process and Effects of Communication; Persuasion; Intercultural Communication; Communication Law; Public Relations Writing; Negotiation

Application Requirements
Degree Required: Bachelor's degree
GPA Requirements: Minimum GPA 2.50
Testing Requirements: GRE required - applicants can inquire about a GRE waiver
Start Dates: Fall, Spring and Summer admission

Tuition Costs
Estimated Tuition: ~$18,228 + fees
Cost per Credit Hour: $588 per credit hour

State Authorizations: Program does not currently accept students from California and Massachusetts



Online Master of Science in Communication - Professional Communication

Overview
Department: Department of Communication
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 1 year (students have up to 6 years to finish the program)

Curriculum and Graduation Requirements
Thesis Required: No
Capstone Options: Comprehensive exam and convocation paper
Credits Required: 31 credits (11 courses)
Example Courses: Public Relations; Communication Research; Process and Effects of Communication; Persuasion; Negotiation; Science Communication; Organizational Behavior in Healthcare Administration; Contemporary Issues in Healthcare; Legal Aspects of Healthcare Administration

Application Requirements
Degree Required: Bachelor's degree
GPA Requirements: Minimum GPA 2.50
Testing Requirements: GRE required - applicants can inquire about a GRE waiver
Start Dates: Fall, Spring and Summer admission

Tuition Costs
Estimated Tuition: ~$18,228 + fees
Cost per Credit Hour: $588 per credit hour

State Authorizations: Program does not currently accept students from California and Massachusetts