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MS in Communication

A versatile and relevant degree for all industries, you will be prepared to work in a variety of fields.

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Embrace new career challenges—now and in the future—with an MS in Communication from Walden University.

Grounded in the latest communication practices and theories, this online master’s degree program prepares you to:

  • Craft persuasive messages
  • Design effective communication plans
  • Use both traditional and digital channels to position your message

Fast Facts

Next Start Date: November 2, 2020

Transfer Credits: Up to 15 credits

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More about our MS in Communication program

In our MS in Communication program, you will touch on a variety of communication topics including:

  • Media Effects: Mass Media in Modern Society
  • Interpersonal Communication
  • Crisis Communication
  • Marketing Communications, Storytelling and Persuasion

An MS in Communication degree will allow you to further your experience as a leader in a variety of fields, such as:*

  • Corporate communications
  • Public relations
  • Social media marketing
  • Copywriting and speechwriting
  • Editing/reporting

*Career options may require additional experience, training, or other factors beyond the successful completion of this degree program.

A bachelor's degree or higher is required for entrance into this program. You will also be required to submit a completed online application, employment history, and official transcripts.

Your enrollment specialist will help you gather all of the required materials, starting with your application and continuing all the way through your first day of classes.

Tuition costs will vary depending on your previous education. Get in touch with a Walden Enrollment Specialist today at 855-203-5779, to learn more about tuition costs for this program and financial aid options.

Walden’s Enrollment Specialists are committed to helping identify and leverage opportunities for you to save money on your education.
Our Enrollment Specialists are ready to answer any questions you may have regarding this program. Fill out the form on this page to be contacted or call 855-203-5779.

Why earn your MS in Communication at Walden?

Andre Lynch

"The mentorship at Walden has been the greatest value. It's consistent, empowering, and encouraging. It's provided a wealth of resources."

André Lynch | MBA and BS in Business Administration Graduate

At the master’s level, Walden University’s Master of Business Administration (MBA) and MS in Accounting are the only programs accredited by the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP). The MS in Communication is not accredited by the ACBSP. Please visit our accreditation page to see the list of Walden accreditations.

ONGOING MILITARY OFFER:

A 15% tuition reduction for servicemembers, veterans of the U.S. armed forces, employees of the Department of Veterans Affairs, and their spouses.*

*A 15% tuition reduction is available to new students who are servicemembers, veterans of the U.S. armed forces, or employees of the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA). This tuition reduction is also available if you are a spouse of a servicemember, veteran, or employee of the VA. This tuition reduction cannot be retroactively applied. Tuition reductions are applicable to tuition only and do not apply toward books, materials, and other supplies or fees needed for a course.

Walden may change the tuition reduction offered hereunder at any time, but such change will not affect the tuition reduction for students who are currently enrolled at Walden and using the existing tuition reduction. All tuition reductions, grants, or scholarships are subject to specific eligibility requirements. Contact a Walden University Enrollment Specialist for details.

Walden University is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission, https://www.hlcommission.org/.