Nội dung khóa học "Master of Arts (M.A.) in Communication and Advocacy"
About this course

What will I learn?

The School of Communication Studies promotes an academic environment in which students, faculty and staff develop innovative communication practices and facilitate constructive dialogue in the classroom and community to inspire responsible citizenship in a diverse world. We are committed to the teaching of communication theory and criticism, the development of communication and advocacy skills, the research of communication processes and practices, and the application of generated knowledge about human communication toward the betterment of self and community.

The core spans applied theory and contexts as well as research methods and tools. It is designed to prepare students to systematically examine, assess, critique and develop communication advocacy practices across a wide range of areas. Additional requirements and electives allow students to develop competencies in specific areas of advocacy studies.

The Master of Arts in communication and advocacy program is 36 credit hours.

Concentrations

  • Environmental Communication
  • Health Communication
  • Strategic Communication

Which department am I in?

College of Arts and Letters

Study options

Full Time(36 credit hours)

Tuition fees
USD $1,231 per credit hour
Start date

31 August 2020

Venue

College of Arts and Letters

Harrison Hall, 54 Bluestone Drive,

HARRISONBURG,

Virginia,

22807, United States

Entry requirements

For international students

Anyone who has or will obtain a bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited institution in the U.S. or a comparable degree from an officially recognized college or university outside the U.S. may apply for graduate admission.

English language proficiency: 81 Internet-based TOEFL, IELTS score of 6.5, Pearson PTE Academic score of 58.