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Professional Communication

University of San Francisco

12 months
1510 USD/credit 48320 USD/year
1510 USD/credit 48320 USD/year
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The Professional Communication program from University of San Francisco provides the knowledge and training for superior oral, written, and visual communication skills.

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The Professional Communication program from 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.

Program Highlights

  • The program features small class sizes, personal attention, and opportunities for applied research and professional engagement.
  • The program’s convenient schedule of late afternoon and evening courses appeals to full-time graduate students and enables professionals to work while completing their degree.
  • The MAPC includes courses that meet both on-campus and in a hybrid (on-campus/online) format for flexibility and convenience, while providing engagement with cutting-edge technology.
  • Offering three concentrations, the program creates a community of professional communicators who have varied career interests in the fields of health, technical, and strategic communication.

Career Opportunities

Graduates from the program bring a thorough knowledge and skill set of advanced communication to careers in a range of sectors — including technology, government, finance, health services, academic, and many other sectors where communications skills are highly valued.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Communication
  • Ethics in Prof. Communication
  • Research Methods

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

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General requirements

  • A Bachelor's degree in any field is required. A GPA of 3.0 or higher is recommended.
  • Transcript (Academic Record)
  • Statement of Purpose
  • CV
  • Letters of Recommendation

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    48320 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1510 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    48320 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1510 USD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for San Francisco

2206 - 4119 USD /month
Living costs

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