Masters in Communication

Masters in Communication

By entering the field of communication, you prepare yourself to learn advanced conceptual skills for the creation of visual media from spoken information and concepts. Projects you may complete as you work toward your Masters in Communications degree include print materials, websites and other multimedia productions. The best experience can be obtained by participating in an internship during your formal education. This will help you develop skills in a real world environment. In order to complete your master’s degree, you will be required to complete a thesis project that explores technical, social or professional issues regarding communication. Classes will include typography, visual and verbal communications, interactive design, marketing and advertising.

Much of the communication degree curriculum is based on independent study. This means many courses are offered online as you advance in your education. This option is perfect for anyone with an overly busy schedule. If you are self-motivated and dedicated to completing work on your own, you could experience the greatest educational advancement available to a vast number of students today. You can earn your degree by completing one of a number of Communication Master’s Programs available online without losing recognition, as long as you obtain your degree from an accredited university offering courses online.

Career options within the field of communications vary greatly. You need excellent leadership skills to advance in this field, as well as problem-solving skills. This is true of anyone seeking managerial positions after graduation from a master’s program. Specific fields of work include communication design, corporate communications, public relations, journalism and publication. You are not required to become certified to work in this field, but as the industry continues to become more competitive, you may want to obtain licensure to increase your credibility.

Schools
Refine School Matches
Hide filters
  • SUBJECT Clear All

    See More

  • DEGREE

    See More

  • PROGRAM TYPE

  • START TIME

    LOCATION
    Please enter valid US or Canada Zip.
            Results open in new window

            Showing schools in your area

            Matching School Ads
            Master of Arts in Composition
            • Liberty University provides a worldclass education from a christ-centered worldview
            • 100% online programs at associate, bachelor’s, master’s, and doctoral levels
            • No standardized testing if student meets admission requirements
            • Accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges
            • 87% of Liberty University students receive some form of financial aid
            Show more [+]
            • Accredited
            • Online Courses
            • Financial Aid
            • Transferable Credits
            Public Relations, Master of Arts (Online)
            • Degrees include Media Communications (BS), New Media Journalism (MA), and Creative Writing for Entertainment (BFA)
            • Students learn skills necessary for a career in communications like marketing strategy, multimedia reporting, storytelling, and more
            • Courses designed to teach students how to get consumer’s attention with effective communication strategies across multiple platforms
            • Students work with industry-standard tools and technologies, allowing them to gain real-world experience
            • Online Courses
            Ph.D. in Communication
            • Earn your M.A. in Communications or Journalism!
            • Concentrations for an M.A. in Communications includes Media & Arts Management/Promotion, Political Communication, and Strategic Communication.
            • Regent ranked among 2019 Best Online Masters in Communication Degree Programs by BestColleges.
            • 65% of Fortune 100 Companies employ Regent University Graduates.
            • 90% of faculty hold the highest degree in their field.
            • Regent is also recognized nationally as one of only 22 universities in the U.S. to receive an “A” rating by ACTA.
            • Online Courses
            Master of Professional Studies in Strategic Public Relations
            • Renowned private institution. 230+ degree programs with 10 schools & colleges
            • MSCHE accredited & ranked #56 Best Schools in the Nation US News & World Report
            • 15,000+ grad students. 2,600 international grad students from 115 countries
            • Average class size for graduates is 21 students. Online and on-campus options
            • Student assistance programs may be available to students who are eligible
            Show more [+]
            • Online Courses