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Master of Science in Mass Communications (M.S.M.C.)

College: College of Liberal Arts & Communication | Graduate School

Department: School of Media and Journalism

The Master of Science in Mass Communications offers majors in journalism and in radio-television. Focusing on research and scholarship, the flexible curriculum provides opportunities for students interested in pursing advancement in mass communications or preparing for doctoral studies and positions in higher education. Some students with limited mass communications background may be required to complete some undergraduate and graduate performance courses as part of their programs of study.


Curriculum and degree requirements can be found in the most current Graduate Bulletin.

  • Applying to the Graduate School

    To apply to the Mass Communications program, simply complete the online application to the graduate school.  You will be prompted for the program in which you wish to apply for on the application. Once you have submitted all required documents to the graduate school, your application will be forwarded to the specific program for review.

    Admission to the Master of Science in Mass Communications program is based on a variety of evidence, including educational experience and record, professional experience, recommendations, and a written statement of purpose.