Online Master of Arts in Strategic Communication and Leadership

Department: SAU Online
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 18 months

Curriculum and Graduation Requirements
Thesis Required: No
Capstone Options: Professional ePortfolio
Credits Required: 36 credits (11 courses)
Example Courses: Communication Theory and Worldview; Communication as Vocation and Calling; Digital Media Strategies; Interpersonal Communication; Mass Communication, Culture and Technology; Group and Public Communication; Advertising and Public Relations; Communication Leadership

Application Requirements
Degree Required: Bachelor's degree
GPA Requirements: Minimum GPA 3.0 in at least the last 2 years of undergraduate degree
Testing Requirements: GRE not required
Start Dates: Six start dates per years (approximately one start every two months)

Tuition Costs
Estimated Tuition: ~$25,812 + fees
Cost per Credit Hour: $717 per credit hour

State Authorizations: Program accepts students from all 50 states