M.Sc. On Campus Blended


Northwestern University

12 months
68332 USD/year
55908 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The Communication program at Northwestern University educates ambitious and inspired professionals to become more valued and effective leaders. Our highly interactive curriculum integrates communication theory with practical application, providing students with the skills essential for an immediate competitive advantage in the workplace.


Program highlights

The fundamental learning themes in any Master of Science in Communication program at Northwestern University center around Managing Complexity, Collaborative Leadership, and Elegant Communication. The MSC program provides you with the concepts and frameworks to leverage these highly sought after skills into a distinct advantage in the workplace.

Your classmates will be curious and driven, just like you. You will learn from and challenge each other and together you will establish life-long bonds. Along the way you will partner with our world-class instructors who possess extensive hands-on experience as leading academics and industry experts and be able to claim them as part of your network.

Through this transformative experience you will be prepared for success in any industry, any job function, any place in the world. Let’s start a conversation today.

Programme Structure

Seminar topics include:

  • Cultural Intelligence and Managing Inclusion
  • Crisis Communication Management
  • Leading Collaboration
  • Executive Presence and Elegant Communication

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines




On Campus, Blended

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Resume: The resume should outline your professional experience, skills, and education history/certifications.
  • Academic transcripts: Transcripts are required from any institution that has awarded you a degree.  Applicants may upload unofficial copies of your academic transcripts for admissions purposes but official transcripts will be required before you are able to enroll.
  • Two recommendations: Applicants will submit information for two recommenders in the application. The MSC will contact them with a form for them to complete online.
  • One essay
  • Admission Interview: Once all of your application materials have been submitted you will be invited to interview in person or online with a member of the admissions committee.
  • TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    68332 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 68332 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    55908 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 55908 USD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Evanston

1100 - 1500 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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