Why Should You Choose Communications@Syracuse?

Communications@Syracuse will allow you to earn your degree and cultivate your creative potential at the premier school of communications in the nation, no matter where you live.

A few benefits you will experience with The S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications include:

An Innovative Curriculum

Whether your focus is on advertising, public relations or journalism innovation, you will learn how to apply traditional communications skills to the trends and technology that are transforming the communications industry today. As a student, you can take forward-thinking courses such as Digital Branding and Strategy, Multimedia Storytelling, and Data-Driven Journalism, among many others.

A Format Designed for the Busy Professional

With this program, you will be challenged and engaged while earning your degree on the go. This includes:

Small class sizes:

Classes have an approximate 15:1 student-to-faculty ratio so you can engage in intimate discussion with your peers.

Coursework access 24/7:

You can access, download or submit your work via web or mobile app, anytime.


These experiences take place in the U.S. and select international cities and are meant to bring the online classroom into the real world. They will allow you to explore innovative thinking and hands-on experiences relevant to your course of study.

An Extensive Alumni Network

A degree from The Newhouse School provides a wealth of professional opportunity. As a Newhouse student, your alumni network—which includes some of the most powerful communications professionals in the industry—extends around the world.

26,000 graduate alumni network

3,500+ industry contacts

63% land jobs within 3 months of graduation

Distinguished Faculty

Newhouse School faculty are renowned experts in their field. A few of our professors’ personal accomplishments include: