Communication, M.A. | University of Hartford | West Hartford, United States
12 months
705 USD/credit 23265 USD/year
705 USD/credit 23265 USD/year
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The Master of Arts in Communication at University of Hartford provides you with both a comprehensive overview of the field of communication and a specialization in areas such as media, integrated communication, and human communication. 


Our professors are respected experts in these areas and lead dynamic and exciting discussions about current issues and problems in communication.

You learn social scientific, humanistic and critical approaches to the study of communication applied to media, organizations, relationships, and society. For aspiring and practicing communication professionals, you will find courses in integrated corporate communication, multimedia and media production, and more. Our course offerings blend information and methods, theory and application to give you both knowledge and skills.

Careers and Beyond

Our Communication program at the University of Hartford prepares you for further graduate study and also employment in government, nonprofit organizations, businesses and educational institutions. Many of our graduates are employed in human resources and corporate communications. Others are in a range of communication professions, including advertising, public relations, television, radio and web-design firms.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Communication and Research Methods
  • Media
  • Human Communication Studies
  • Advertising
  • PR

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


33 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • An online application
  • A non-refundable application fee of $50
  • Official transcripts for all collegiate level coursework
  • A letter of intent as specified in the online application
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • Official GRE results (only required for applicants interested in teaching assistantships)

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    23265 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 705 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    23265 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 705 USD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for West Hartford

1100 - 1600 USD /month
Living costs

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


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