Reach for the multimedia stars

Earn your master’s in communications and become a leader in the communication and media field. As a student of the media studies and practice specialization, you’ll learn to analyze and understand the media like an expert. And right away, you’ll get hands-on experience in becoming a master practitioner. You’ll edit, design and shoot video to produce visual messages like a pro.

You’ll learn this from experts who have years of experience in the industry, including:

  • A television producer who’s worked with Fox and the Oprah Winfrey Network
  • A former international radio and TV reporter, producer and presenter
  • A video, animation and 3D graphics expert
  • A Fulbright scholar specializing in international advertising
  • A widely published scholar and past editor of Women’s Studies in Communication

What you’ll learn in the media studies and practice program

  • Advanced video editing, shooting and design
  • Media history, law, culture and technology
  • Advanced communication theories and industry trends

Career opportunities

Prepare for a successful career in a variety of fields with a master's in communications and media and specialization in media studies.

With the specialization in media studies, you’ll gain the skills necessary to pursue a high-level career in media and communications for many prominent companies in various fields, including:

  • Public relations manager
  • Advertising director
  • Web content manager
  • Public affairs director
  • Speechwriter
  • Communication consultant
  • Business communication specialist
  • Analyst and campaign manager
  • Public opinion specialist
  • Multimedia journalist
  • News director
  • Social media producer
  • Television producer

Graduates of the master’s in communication with a specialization in media studies and practice program have gone on to work for many well-known organizations, such as:

  • CNBC in Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey
  • WCBS Channel 2 in New York, New York
  • NFL Films in Mount Laurel, New Jersey
  • Florida Senate in Tallahassee, Florida
  • Telemundo in Miami, Florida
  • Megalomedia, Ltd., film and TV production in Austin, Texas
  • Florida Senate in Tallahassee, Florida
  • The Palm Beach Post in West Palm Beach, Florida

Estimated tuition

Graduate program tuition is estimated to cost $740 per credit.

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