Online Master of Arts in Communication and Leadership

Department: Department of Communication Arts
Specializations/Concentrations: Organizational Emphasis
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 2 to 2.5 years (1 course per 8-week term)

Curriculum and Graduation Requirements
Thesis Required: No
Capstone Options: Comprehensive exam and thesis or graduate project (with additional elective course)
Credits Required: 36 credits (12-13 courses)
Example Courses: Human Communication Perspectives; Cross-Cultural Communication; The Epistemology of Communication; Organizational Leadership; Leading Organizational Change; Measuring Leadership

Application Requirements
Degree Required: Bachelor's degree
GPA Requirements: Minimum GPA 3.0
Testing Requirements: GRE not required
Start Dates: Five starts per year: January, March, June, August and October

Tuition Costs
Estimated Tuition: ~$20,160 + fees
Cost per Credit Hour: $560 per credit hour

State Authorizations: Program accepts students from all 50 states