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Communication

Purdue University - Online

M.Sc. Online
12 months
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751 USD/credit
751 USD/credit
451 USD/credit
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About

Excel in strategic communication and advance your career. The Master of Science in Communication program from the Purdue University - Online is designed for working professionals.

Overview

 It offers four concentrations or the ability to customize your own degree with industry specific knowledge.

The Communication program at Purdue University - Online embodies the values that the Brian Lamb School of Communication was founded on, which include a commitment to openness in communication and public affairs. Inspired by this commitment, the curriculum for the graduate degree in communication was designed to teach students more than the textbook definitions of theory and strategy.

Learning Outcomes 

Graduate Ready To:

  • Apply strategies based on concepts and theories to solve organizational problems
  • Develop brands and images for organizations
  • Communicate with investors and influence decision-making
  • Evaluate and leverage communication to international, national and local audiences
  • Analyze, build and manage relationships through social media
  • Demonstrate mastery of written communication as it relates to media, public relations and advertising
  • Apply ethical principles and decision-making when considering audiences and strategies

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Seminar in Strategic Communication 
  • Seminar in Global Strategic Communication 
  • Seminar in Crisis Communication 
  • Seminar in Communication Research Methods 
  • Strategic Communications and Ethics 
  • Strategic Communication and Social Media 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

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Language

English
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
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Credits

30 alternative credits

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
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English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • A bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited institution with a GPA of 3.0 or higher
  • An updated resume
  • A 500-word (minimum) personal statement
  • Official transcripts from all universities attended, including transfer credits
  • (3) professional letters of recommendation from individuals familiar with your abilities
  • An application fee of $60 ($75 for international students)

Tuition Fee

  • International

    751 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 751 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    751 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 751 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
  • In-State

    451 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 451 USD per credit and a duration of 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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