The Master of Arts in Strategic Communication combines the curricula and resources of the College of Communication and the Arts to offer students academically challenging courses that provide insight and practical strategies to succeed in the rapidly changing world.
The program uniquely develops critical research skills associated with communication and leadership in ways that are grounded in theory and can be immediately applied in practice. Students are challenged to think creatively, apply state-of-the-art technology, and sharpen their leadership and communication in a dynamic, small-classroom environment.
By the Numbers
- 36 Credit Program
- 4 Professional Association Affiliations
- 14 Journal Articles Published by Full-time Faculty
- 350K New Jobs Excepted by 2022
The M.A. in Strategic Communication is a 36-credit, on-campus program that develops critical research skills associated with communication and leadership in ways that are grounded in theory and applicable to settings in a highly interactive world. It is designed for students with significant interests in researching communication phenomena and understanding human interaction and the role that communication plays in intercultural, interpersonal, organizational, and group contexts. The program offers courses in:
- Internet and Communication
- Communication Law
- Training and Development
- Methods and Strategies in Communication
"The Center for Graduate Studies offers classes that help me think critically inside and outside the classroom. With faculty guidance, I developed a proposal and applied a fresh research approach."
Darwin Osias (M.A. in Strategic Communication Student)
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