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Communication MA

Through the M.A. in Communication program, you can enhance your skills in management, film, videography, radio, news, teaching, and overall communication skills.

After completing a master’s degree in Communication, you may qualify for upper-level jobs in fields such as news, social media, advertising, marketing, public relations, sales, human relationships, television, radio or prepare for postgraduate degrees.

Admission Requirements

Must have a 2.50 overall undergraduate GPA

Have at least a 2.75 GPA in 15 hours of undergraduate communication courses.
Complete and submit an online application to UCM’s Graduate School and International Admissions along with your official transcripts.

Program Admission Requirements

 In addition to the general admission requirements, applicants must submit the following items to the program coordinator:
  1. A statement of purpose
  2. Three letters of recommendation.
  3. The application deadline for Spring 2019 is Dec. 7,  2018

Learn On-Line

 You can complete your M.A. in Communication completely on-line.  You will receive instruction for the same faculty who teach in our face-to-face program.


Dr. Hillary Pennell
Assistant Professor
Martin 136S
Tel: (660) 543-8668



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