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Professional Communication 

University of San Francisco

M.A. Online
24 months
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1480 USD/credit
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About

The MA in Professional Communication at University of San Francisco provides the knowledge and training for superior oral, written, and visual communication skills. 

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Overview

The Professional Communication program offered by University of San Francisco   is designed for people who seek the techniques and knowledge required to be communication specialists in a wide range of fields in an ever-shifting 21st century workplace.

Graduates with Professional Communication from University of San Francisco will be able to:

  • define, identify, and apply the rhetorical conventions and strategies appropriate to communicating effectively and ethically to varied audiences.
  • write and edit a substantial amount of revised prose, meeting standards and applying conventions defined by the field of communication.
  • produce written, oral and digital communication of high quality consistent with their professional concentration and focus.
  • conduct skilled and ethical research in the field of communication and contribute original knowledge in their chosen industry and profession.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Strategic Communication
  • Leadership and Communication
  • Crisis Communication
  • Communication and the Law
  • Cross-Cultural Business Comm.
  • Reputation Management
  • Communication Consultancy
  • Technical Communication
  • Digital Communication
  • Usability Testing/UX Research
  • Emergent Media and Technology
  • Digital Storytelling
  • Health Communication
  • Risk Communication
  • Media Advocacy

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
90
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5
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PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. The score refers to a total score which ranges between 10 and 90.
61
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Credits

30 alternative credits

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
3

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
90
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5
Start practicing IELTS today!
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. The score refers to a total score which ranges between 10 and 90.
61
More about PTE Academic

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Bachelor's Degree
  • Transcript (Academic Record)
  • Statement of Purpose
  • CV
  • Letters of Recommendation

Tuition Fee

  • International

    1480 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1480 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    1480 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1480 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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