Master of Science in Communication Studies
Minnesota State University-Mankato

Program Details

Advance your career with the Master of Science in Communication Studies, an online communications degree.  This degree serves as a foundation for success in numerous careers, preparing students to efficiently and effectively navigate the constantly-changing digital world.  Courses in this integrated and multidisciplinary curriculum cover such topics as:

  • Communication theory
  • Research methods
  • Organizational communication
  • Conflict management
  • Culture and relationships

Gain skills for critical thinking, problem-solving, and leadership while developing global and intercultural awareness.  Graduates are ready to lead, influence, and relate to diverse communities and audiences.

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100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Minnesota State University-Mankato is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

3.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Admission Tests

Proof of English Language Proficiency (International Students)

Application Requirements

Statement of Purpose/Intent, Resume/CV, Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Official College Transcript(s), Essay/Writing Sample