Online Master's in Organizational Communication (MS or MA)

Department: Department of Organizational Communication
Websites: Department and Program

Program Format
Structure: Online program with no required campus visits
Instruction Methods: Program uses both synchronous and asynchronous instruction
Campus Visits Required: No
Program Length: Program can be completed in 16 to 24 months

Curriculum and Graduation Requirements
Thesis Required: No
Capstone Options: Thesis plus comprehensive exam and oral defense (MA program) or comprehensive exam (MS program)
Credits Required: 30-33 credits (MS vs MA) (10-11 courses)
Example Courses: Communication Technology in Organizations; Interpersonal Communication at Work; Advanced Organizational Communication; Readings in Communication Research; Research Methods in Organizational Communication

Application Requirements
Degree Required: Bachelor's degree
GPA Requirements: Minimum GPA 3.0 (GPA greater than 2.5 for conditional admission)
Testing Requirements: GRE not required
Work Experience: Undergraduate degree or at least a minor in business, communication, or a related field for unconditional admission; any undergraduate degree for conditional admission
Start Dates: Fall, Spring and Summer admission

Tuition Costs
Estimated Tuition: ~$19,320 to ~$21,252 + fees
Cost per Credit Hour: $644 per credit hour

State Authorizations: Program accepts students from all 50 states