Online Master of Arts in Communication and Leadership

Department: Communication Studies Department
Websites: Department and Program

Program Format
Structure: Online program with no required campus visits
Instruction Methods: Program mainly uses asynchronous instruction but may have some synchronous sessions depending on the instructor
Campus Visits Required: No
Program Length: Program can be completed in ~2 years

Curriculum and Graduation Requirements
Thesis Required: No
Capstone Options: Capstone project
Credits Required: 30 credits (10 courses)
Example Courses: Introduction to Graduate Study in Communications Studies; Seminar in Strategic Management Communications; Team Communication in Organizations; Communication in Conflict and Negotiation; Persuasion; Organizational Improvement and Innovation

Application Requirements
Degree Required: Bachelor's degree
GPA Requirements: Minimum GPA 3.0 in last 60 hours of undergraduate degree
Testing Requirements: GRE not required
Start Dates: Fall admission only

Tuition Costs
Estimated Tuition: ~$14,790 + fees
Cost per Credit Hour: $493 per credit hour

State Authorizations: Program does not currently accept students from California as it is not part of NC-SARA