Our graduates acquire theoretical knowledge and research skills that are applicable in any field they choose. The Master of Arts in Communication Studies program at West Chester University take a comprehensive view of the broad field of communication.
The Communication Studies program from the West Chester University seeks to build understanding and abilities across a broad array of communication contexts (including organizational, interpersonal, small group, mass media, and public relations).
The program is designed to provide a theory-based approach to a variety of communicative phenomena while simultaneously stressing the value of research. Together, theory and research provide our students with the proper foundation for making solid, persuasive arguments in their professional and academic pursuits.
- Our M.A. program addresses the breadth of the discipline with excellent faculty who are active researchers in their respective areas of expertise.
- We prefer face to face classroom experience and offer our classes exclusively at night in order to facilitate the schedules of our students who are working professionals.
- We offer both a research-focused thesis and more applied non-thesis options depending on each student's career and educational goals.
- Communication And Leadership
- Theoretic Perspectives On Human Communication
- Rhetoric And Leadership
- Communication & Persuasive Influence
- Communications In Small Groups
- Communication & Conflict Resolution
- 12 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before , International
- Apply before , International
DisciplinesMedia Management Media Studies & Mass Media View 125 other Masters in Media Management in United States
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- Completed application form submitted online.
- Transcript from the college/university where you earned your bachelor's degree. You will be notified if you need to submit transcripts from other colleges/universities you attended but did not earn a degree. If applying to a doctoral program you will need to submit the transcript from the college/university where you earned your master's degree.
- Two letters of recommendation for degree and certificate programs.
- A written statement of your professional goals. The quality of your statement is of critical importance to the success of your application for admission. Several programs have specific requirements for the essay.
International2658 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 1329 USD per semester during 12 months.
National2658 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 1329 USD per semester during 12 months.
Living costs for West Chester
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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