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Mass Communications (Concentration in Integrated Communication)

12 months
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When you’re ready for the next step in your education, the Robertson School at Virginia Commonwealth University is here with an M.S. degree in Mass Communications (Concentration in Integrated Communication).

Overview

Both concentrations have small cohorts so you have a personal, engaging educational experience. And our alums go on to top jobs in public relations, journalism and media. Find out how to take your education to the next level with the Robertson School.

The M.S. in Mass Communications (Concentration in Integrated Communication) at Virginia Commonwealth University trains a new generation of communications professionals who are able to function in high-level management positions and apply sophisticated strategic thinking to accomplish organizational objectives. All courses are offered online.

Student learning outcomes

  • SLO1: Higher level skills
Students graduating from this program will demonstrate higher level skills in critical thinking.
  • SLO2: Clear and effective communication
Students graduating from this program will master written and multimedia platforms to communicate clearly and effectively to inform and engage audiences.
  • SLO3: Research and evaluation
Students graduating from this program will demonstrate the ability to conduct foundational research applicable to mass communication.

Programme Structure

Courses:

  • Communication Research
  • Digital Production
  • Leadership in Action
  • Media Law and Ethics
  • Topics in Mass Communications
  • Media Mechanics

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

30 SCH

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • All areas are open to graduates of accredited colleges and universities. Applicants must satisfy the general requirements for admission to graduate programs in the Graduate School and the College of Humanities and Sciences (see the College of Humanities and Sciences guidelines in this bulletin). 
  • In addition, they should hold a baccalaureate degree in an area appropriate to the program to which they are applying and a GPA that indicates the ability to pursue graduate work. Although the type of undergraduate degree is not critical to admission, the programs require approved undergraduate curricula or the equivalent in order to grant full admission.
  • An undergraduate degree in a relevant field or a degree in a non-related field with extensive relevant work experience
  • A detailed resume/CV showing work and/or educational experience in the relevant field
  • An application kit (see program website for details)

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    25956 USD/year
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  • National

    25956 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 25956 USD per year during 12 months.
  • In-State

    12618 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 12618 USD per year during 12 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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