Master of Science in Communication / Health Communication
Purdue University

Program Details

In the complex world of healthcare, organizations rely on professionals who can take highly technical information and effectively convey it to a variety of audiences. In the online Master of Science in Communication focusing on Health Communication, you will learn how to take on this role and develop comprehensive internal and external healthcare communications plans.

Coursework prepares students to improve organizational communication with industry stakeholders, patients, providers, payers, and government agencies. You will learn about various theories and principles of leadership, organizational communication, and data-informed communications planning. Graduates will be skilled in constructing effective communications strategies to help their organization become a marketplace leader and be able to advise colleagues dealing with communication issues.

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100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Purdue University 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

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