Online Master of Mass Communication

Department: School of Communication & Journalism
Websites: Department and Program

Program Format
Structure: Online program with no required campus visits
Instruction Methods: Program uses the Desire2Learn learning management system with asynchronous instruction - students are able to interact with professors through real-time video conferences
Campus Visits Required: No
Program Length: Program can be completed in 2 years

Curriculum and Graduation Requirements
Thesis Required: No
Capstone Options: Professional project or additional coursework with professional portfolio
Credits Required: 32-36 credits (10-12 courses)
Example Courses: Introduction to Master of Mass Communication; Cross-Platform Storytelling; Media Law; Research Methods in Communication; Opinion Writing

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

Tuition Costs
Estimated Tuition: ~$14,428.80 to ~$16,232.40 + fees (32 vs 36 credits)
Cost per Credit Hour: $450.90 per credit hour

State Authorizations: Program accepts students from all 50 states