Online Master of Arts in Communication Management

Department: University College (College of Professional and Continuing Studies)
Specializations/Concentrations: Concentrations in Dispute Resolution; Leadership Communication; Learning and Development; Marketing Communication; Organizational Development; Public Relations
Websites: Department and Program

Program Format
Structure: Online program with no required campus visits
Instruction Methods: Program uses asynchronous instruction through the Canvas learning management system
Campus Visits Required: No
Program Length: Program can be completed in 18 to 24 months, students have up to 5 years to finish program

Curriculum and Graduation Requirements
Thesis Required: No
Capstone Options: Capstone portfolio or capstone project
Credits Required: 48 credits (12 courses)
Example Courses: Applied Critical Thinking in Communication; Business Fundamentals for Communicators; Research, Measurement, and Storytelling; Digital Marketing Communication; Fundamentals of Organizational Development

Application Requirements
Degree Required: Bachelor's degree
GPA Requirements: Minimum GPA 2.5 (or 2.5 in last 60 semester or 90 quarter credits)
Testing Requirements: GRE not required
Start Dates: Four start dates per year (Fall, Winter, Spring and Summer)

Tuition Costs
Estimated Tuition: ~$32,928 + fees
Cost per Credit Hour: $686 per credit hour

State Authorizations: Program accepts students from all 50 states