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Digital Communication and Social Media

American College of Greece

12 months
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9900 EUR/year
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About

The MA in Digital Communication and Social Media at American College of Greece is designed to meet this growing need in the market. It is a specialist graduate program for students who aspire to plan, design, implement, and evaluate digital communication and social media strategies in private, public, and non-profit settings.

Overview

The digital and social media revolution has dramatically changed the way we communicate, advertise, conduct business, play, and work. For years, we have been witnessing the transition from an analog to a digital society, and the expansion of digital and internet media into all areas of our lives. As the industry rapidly grows, there is an increasing demand for digital media specialists, people who are skilled in digital communication and media.

Career

There is great demand for graduates of this Digital Communication and Social Media program at American College of Greece who pursue careers in communication and marketing departments, social media and advertising agencies, as well as in consulting and digital start-ups across sectors (private, public, non-profit, small business, services, or self-employed). Indicative careers include: Social Media/Digital Communication Manager, Brand/Digital Marketing Manager, New Media Publishing, Blogger/Social Media Copywriter, Media Relations Representative, Online Community Engagement Manager, Social Media Specialist/Consultant.

Deree graduate students receive support from the Office of Career Services, which help them connect with the 50,000 ACG alumni around the globe, expand their professional network, and gain access to various job positions. Our graduate students and alumni may also benefit from the Alba Graduate Business School Services, including career coaching, participation in career events and workshops, participation in the Alba annual career forum, one-to-one career advice sessions, and a direct mail list for job posts and career advice.

Programme Structure

Course include:
  • Applied Communication Theory 
  • New Media Theory & Research
  • Content Strategy
  • Digital & Social Media Strategy 
  • Web Design and Development
  • Applied Communication Research Methods
  • Quantitative Research in Communication

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

33 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Completed application form and personal statements (approximately 500 words), which may be submitted online
  • Two recommendation letters (at least one from an academic source and one from an employer)
  • Official college/university transcript of undergraduate (and graduate if available) degree(s) from an accredited institution
    • Evidence of proficiency in English
    • Each applicant for admission must submit two letters of recommendation. At least one of the references must be from an academic source. One letter from an employer is highly recommended. A letter from a family member or a friend is not admissible.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    9900 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9900 EUR for the full programme during 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    9900 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9900 EUR for the full programme during 12 months.
  • North American Citizens: $11,880

Living costs for Athens

595 - 760 EUR /month
Living costs

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

Funding

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