Master of Science in Mass Communication / Global Strategic Communications
Florida International University

Program Details

Florida International University offers the online MS in Mass Communication with a concentration in Global Strategic Communications. With a dual focus on communication management and digital communication, the GSC curriculum reflects the evolving global marketplace, providing an international perspective on such topics as reputation management, branding, social media, crisis management and professional ethics, among others. 

This degree prepares graduates to be globally-minded and socially responsible communication leaders and innovators at the highest levels of corporate, government and non-profit organizations. Students will be prepared for expanded opportunities in advertising, public relations and integrated communications, while enhancing performance in their current communication roles. 


  • Hold a bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university (a business degree is not required).
  • Have a 3.0 grade point average (GPA) or better on upper-division coursework.
  • Show high promise of success in graduate studies as determined by the faculty based upon a minimum score of 500 on the Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) or equivalent score on the Graduate Record Exam (GRE).
  • A current resume
  • A statement of purpose
  • Official Transcripts

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges