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Department of Communication and Sociology

Martin Bldg., Room 136
Warrensburg, MO 64093
Phone: 660.543.4840
Email: smyers@ucmo.edu





mamc

Master of Arts in Communication

There are two master's programs offered at UCM in communication, a Master of Arts in Mass Communication and a Master of Arts in Speech Communication. The curriculums for the two programs are below.

Mass Communication

REQUIRED GRADUATE COURSES , 7 hrs
Comm 5000 Introduction to Graduate Study in Communication, 1 hr
Comm 5810 Theories of Communication, 3 hrs
Comm 5800 Quantitative Research Methods, 3 hrs
Or
Comm 5820 Qualitative Research Methods, 3 hrs
 
RESEARCH, 0-6 hrs
Comm 5890 Thesis, 6 hrs
Or
Comm 6890 Research Problems (one research paper), 3 hrs
Or
Comm 6771 Graduate Internship, 3-6 hrs
Or
Comm 6775 Professional Project Seminar, 1 hr
And
Comm 6890 Research Problems, 3 hrs

APPROVED GRADUATE ELECTIVES IN COMMUNICATION, 12-21 hrs
GRADUATE ELECTIVES, 0-6
MINIMUM  GRADUATE HOUR TOTAL, 31 hrs

Speech Communication

REQUIRED GRADUATE COURSES, 10 hrs
Comm 5000 Introduction to Graduate Study in Communication, 1 hr
Comm 5810 Theories of Communication, 3 hrs
Comm 5800 Quantitative Research Methods, 3 hrs
Comm 5820 Qualitative Research Methods, 3 hrs
 
RESEARCH, 3-6 hrs
Comm 5890 Thesis, 6 hrs
Or
Comm 6890 Research Problems (one research paper), 3 hrs

APPROVED GRADUATE ELECTIVES IN COMMUNICATION, 9-18 hrs
GRADUATE ELECTIVES, 0-6
MINIMUM  GRADUATE HOUR TOTAL, 31 hrs