Master of Arts in Communication
East Carolina University

Program Details

East Carolina University offers the online Master of Arts in Communication. This degree prepares students for careers or advanced academic training in communication with an emphasis in health communication focusing on interpersonal communication and the media. Students are provided with a thesis or non-thesis option.

Potential employment sectors:

  • Advertising, public relations, or marketing firms
  • Health insurance Industry or other health system
  • Federal, state, or local government agency
  • Research Organization or Consulting Firm
  • Pharmaceutical and biotech industry
  • Educational institutions
  • Information Technology
  • News media


  • Bachelor's degree-related field from an accredited institution
  • Official transcripts
  • Minimum 2.7 GPA
  • GRE/MAT scores, if applicable
  • Letter(s) of recommendation
  • Statement of purpose/intent
  • Resume

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges

Geographic Restrictions

Not all programs may be approved in every state. Students should check for state authorization prior to enrollment.