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Business (Concentration in Branding - Communications Strategy)

Virginia Commonwealth University

24 months
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25956 USD/year
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About

The Business (Concentration in Branding - Communications Strategy) program at Virginia Commonwealth University is a two-year, full-time master's program focused on developing the best creative problem-solvers in the world of brands.

Overview

Key Features

The VCU Brandcenter is part creative studio, part business school. As a student, you'll graduate with:

  • A master's degree in business
  • A portfolio of work
  • A healthy appreciation for the power of original thinking

The Business (Concentration in Branding - Communications Strategy) program at Virginia Commonwealth University focus on depth and breadth. No matter your concentration, you'll gain a deep understanding of how to craft your work through hundreds of hours of practice and critique.

You'll learn how consumers think and how the industry works — and how to collaborate with your teammates to get the best ideas.

The learning doesn't stop at creative problem-solving. Under the guidance of faculty with extensive industry experience, you will also learn how to present, persuade and sell your work in accordance with our academic and professional standards and VCU Brandcenter Student Expectations and Code of Conduct.

Along the way, you'll tackle real projects and meet industry leaders. You may find yourself presenting work to executives from companies such as Apple, Droga5, Disney, Wieden + Kennedy, Google or Nike.

The Brandcenter alumni network is second to none. Brandcenter alumni regularly mentor current students by reviewing work, sharing career advice, and hosting tours/informational interviews at their agencies/companies.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Craft
  • Innovation
  • Creative Thinking
  • Brand Experiences
  • Persuasion
  • The Business of Branding
  • Advanced Portfolio
  • Strategy and Design
  • Comms Planning and LIX

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

42 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3
GMAT admission requirements GMAT
540

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Personal statement
  • Academic documentation
  • Proof of English proficiency
  • Additional academic requirements and regulations
  • Foreign transcripts
  • Financial certification
  • Application fee

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    25956 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 25956 USD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    25956 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 25956 USD per year during 24 months.
  • In-State

    12618 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 12618 USD per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Richmond

1071 - 1750 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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