Our vibrant community of scholars and teachers is committed to providing a real world, hands-on, and theoretically robust master's degree that will enrich your communication knowledge and skills for the twenty-first century. Our program is a 33-credit generalist degree designed to enhance students' intellectual and professional growth through the understanding and practice of effective communication. Our faculty members are nationally and internationally recognized leaders in their fields. 

To learn more about the program, download an MA program flyer and read this interview with Dr. Hamilton Bean.

What can you do with an MA in Communication?

Students who complete our program receive offers to top-notch PhD programs or accept positions related to communication management, public relations, human relations, and corporate and non-profit communication. Check out our alumni profiles and a flyer highlighting some of their accomplishments.


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Graduate Certificate in Strategic Communication

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