The way we communicate is constantly changing. Leaders today need to know how to respond in moments of conflict and change, engage with diverse audiences, and optimize communications in a complex, evolving world. While an understanding of a wide variety of tactics is key, a deeper understanding of communications strategies and applicable methods and skills are essential to developing effective leadership in communications and delivering our messages in a diverse world.
Stevenson’s Master’s in Communication Studies online program will prepare you for leadership roles in communications by focusing on advanced topics in the field. These include public relations and crisis communications, intercultural communication, and leadership through conflict and change. Our 36-credit program provides you with a foundation for successful communications leadership and the frameworks necessary for the practical application of communication skills, theories, and strategies in both personal and professional settings.
Our program is offered in convenient 8-week online sessions, 6-times per year—spring, summer, and fall. This allows you to pursue your master’s degree in the format and timeframe that works best for you.
Since our founding in 1947, Stevenson has been known for our personalized approach to education, experienced and accessible faculty who teach and mentor, and a strong career focus so that what you learn today can be applied on the job tomorrow. From your faculty to your success coach, you will have the individualized attention and support that make a difference in your education and your professional goals.
Whatever your interests or professional goals, the skills you develop in our online Communication Studies master’s program will enable you to reach and influence the stakeholders, customers, and communities your serve. Whether you are interested in public relations and crisis communications; communications leadership and management; or addressing issues of diversity, equity, and inclusion through more effective communications, the Master’s in Communication Studies program has a place and a pathway for you.
|Per Course (3-Credits)||$2,010.00|