Master of Science in Applied Communication / Social Media
Fitchburg State University

Program Details

The Master of Science in Applied Communication with a concentration in Social Media is an online communication degree.  This program is designed for students seeking careers in media, business, public, and educational organizations, but it can also be used to pursue higher education.  The rigorous curriculum can be completed in as little as two years, diving deeper into the study of social media in applied concepts.  Courses provide an understanding of social media theories and practice.  Students are able to design, plan, monitor, manage, evaluate, and revise social media content and campaigns.  Intercultural communication competency and the ethical implications of social media uses are also covered.

% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Fitchburg State University is accredited by:

New England Commission of Higher Education (NECHE)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

2.8 or above (4.0 scale)

Application Requirements

Resume/CV, Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Official College Transcript(s)