Online Master of Science in Corporate and Organizational Communication

Overview
Department: College of Professional Studies
Specializations/Concentrations: Concentrations in Social Media and Online Communities; Public and Media Relations; Human Resource Management; Usability/User Experience; Project Management; Leadership; Leading Communication Strategy and Talent Development; Cross-Cultural Communication (Social Justice or International Tracks)
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: Full-time: program can be completed in 2 years; Part-time: program can be completed in 3 years

Curriculum and Graduation Requirements
Thesis Required: No
Capstone Options: Capstone integrative experiential learning project or professional project
Credits Required: 45 quarter credits (15-16 courses)
Example Courses: Curriculum depends on specialization, sample courses include: Strategic Communication Management; Introduction to Organizational Communication; Ethical Issues in Organizational Communication; Intercultural Communication; Communication Networks and Managing Information; Organizational Culture, Climate, and Communication

Application Requirements
Degree Required: Bachelor's degree
GPA Requirements: No minimum GPA to apply
Testing Requirements: GRE not required
Start Dates: Fall, Spring, Summer and Winter admission

Tuition Costs
Estimated Tuition: ~$31,410 + fees
Cost per Credit Hour: $698 per credit hour

State Authorizations: Program accepts students from all 50 states



Online Master of Science in Technical Communication

Overview
Department: College of Professional Studies
Specializations/Concentrations: Concentrations in Computer Industry Writing; Social Media and Online Communities Concentration; Usability/User Experience
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: Full-time: program can be completed in 1 year; Part-time: program can be completed in 2 years

Curriculum and Graduation Requirements
Thesis Required: No
Capstone Options: Capstone project (e.g., online help system, technical manual, or Web-based assistance product)
Credits Required: 46 quarter credits (11-12 courses)
Example Courses: Introduction to Technical and Professional Writing; Editing Technical Content; Information Architecture; Usability; Writing for the Computer Industry; Social Media and Brand Strategy Implementation; Content Strategy

Application Requirements
Degree Required: Bachelor's degree
GPA Requirements: No minimum GPA to apply
Testing Requirements: GRE not required
Start Dates: Fall, Spring, Summer and Winter admission

Tuition Costs
Estimated Tuition: ~$33,028 + fees
Cost per Credit Hour: $718 per credit hour

State Authorizations: Program accepts students from all 50 states