Online Master of Arts in Contemporary Communication

Department: Communication Arts Department
Specializations/Concentrations: General Program with Electives
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 1-2 years depending on FT vs PT enrollment

Curriculum and Graduation Requirements
Thesis Required: No
Capstone Options: Colloquium in contemporary communication project or additional coursework
Credits Required: 36 credits (12 courses)
Example Courses: Approaches to Contemporary Communication; Technology in Contemporary Communication; Business Communication; Cross-Cultural Communication; Communication and Gender; Public Relations Management; Media Criticism and Theory

Application Requirements
Degree Required: Bachelor's degree
GPA Requirements: Minimum GPA 3.0
Testing Requirements: GRE not required
Start Dates: Fall, Winter, Spring and Summer admission

Tuition Costs
Estimated Tuition: ~$19,800 + fees
Cost per Credit Hour: $550 per credit hour

State Authorizations: Program accepts students from all 50 states