Master of Arts in Communication

For Spring 2015 Admission:  All Materials DUE by October 1, 2014
For Fall 2015 Admission:  Admission and Graduate Teaching Assistantship Applications 
All Materials DUE by February 1, 2015

The deadline for submitting applications to the MA in Communication (Communication Studies emphasis; Documentary Studies emphasis) has been extended to MAY 15, 2015. For more information contact Brant Short (

Admission Applications All Materials DUE by March 1, 2015  
If you have questions about the program or the application process, contact Brant Short (


The Master's program in Communications contains two emphasis areas: Communication Studies and Documentary Studies. 

The Communication Studies emphasis prepares students for careers in higher education, government, business, and community service. Areas of faculty expertise include environmental communication, political communication, health communication, media studies, and gender and culture studies.
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The Documentary Studies emphasis prepares graduate students for today's world of cutting-edge multimedia journalism, nonfiction storytelling, creating your own media business, as well as preparation for PhD programs in cinema and media studies.

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