The online Master of Science in Communications goes beyond traditional communications principles to expand on current digital trends and innovations affecting today’s media professionals. You will build your foundational knowledge of media law, applied research, theory and practice and gain new insights into the digital tools and systems changing the industry. For more information, download our program brochure here.


Areas of Specialization

Each student in the program will choose an area of specialized focus. Your specialization will offer you a deeper exploration into one of these three areas:


Program Requirements

This is a part-time program and can be completed in as little as 15 months. You will complete 33 credits for the M.S. in Communications program:


core course


specialization course


immersion experience


capstone credits

Immersion Experiences

You will attend two immersions during the course of your studies. Immersions offer you the chance to meet with faculty and classmates for lectures, workshops and networking events. Learn more about immersions >


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