M.A. On Campus

Public Diplomacy and Global Communications

24 months
31212 USD/year
31212 USD/year
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It’s easy to change the world for the worse. It’s harder to change it for the better. Syracuse University's Public Diplomacy and Global Communications is here to teach you how to do the hard part.


Key facts

As a student in Syracuse University's Public Diplomacy and Global Communications program, offered in partnership with the Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs, you will learn from people who have done what you want to do: work with governments, organizations and international corporations to make it possible for people on opposite ends of the world to understand and communicate with each other.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • International Actors and Issues
  • Economic Principles for International Affairs
  • Public Relations Writing
  • Public Relations Research
  • Graphic Design Fundamentals

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


58 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A U.S. bachelor's degree or its equivalent from an accredited college or university
  • Completed application
  • Recommended GPA is 3.0 on a 4.0 scale
  • GMAT or GRE exam
  • English exam (for international students)
  • Minimum total score for TOEFL is 100, IELTS 7.0, PTE 68
  • Preferred speaking score for TOEFL is 23, IELTS, 7.0, PTE 62
  • Institution code for TOEFL is 2823, department code is 02 if required

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    31212 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 31212 USD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    31212 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 31212 USD per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Syracuse

935 - 1370 USD /month
Living costs

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


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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