Master of Arts in Communication/Master of Arts in Management
DUAL DEGREE PLAN
The dual degree program of the Master of Arts in Communication (MA in Communication) and the Master of Arts in Management (MA in Management) is designed to provide the communication, leadership, and management skills needed in today's business organizations. The dual degree plan is a 60-hour program, with students completing 30 hours of courses in the MA in Communication and 30 hours of courses in the MA in Management. Because the business environment is dynamic, special attention is given to organizational communication, adapting to organizational change, strategic communication management, and communication for global organizations.
In order to pursue a Dual Master’s Degree program, the applicant must apply to, meet the existing admission requirements for, and be accepted into each of the master’s degrees which comprise the dual degree program.
MA IN MANAGEMENT PREREQUISITES
Principles of Management
Prerequisites may be met with equivalent courses from another institution and do not count toward degree completion.
Continuance in the program past the first 12 hours is pending submission of a satisfactory score on the Miller Analogies Test (MAT) or Graduate Record Examinations® (GRE®).
MA IN COMMUNICATION REQUIRED CURRICULUM - 30 hours (excluding prerequisites)
COMA 6303 - Digital Media Communication
MA IN MANAGEMENT REQUIRED CURRICULUM - 30 hours (excluding prerequisites)
CRMN 6310 - Conflict Resolution Management
MA in Communication Required Curriculum
MA in Management Required Curriculum
TOTAL Dual Degree (excluding prerequisites)
(S-L)=Course(s) with field-based service-learning component.
Refer to individual course descriptions for course requisites.
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