Master of Arts in Strategic Communications
The University of Tennessee – Martin

Program Details

The Master of Arts in Strategic Communications degree was designed to fit the needs of working professionals. Flexible online coursework and some weekend campus visits provide the best of both worlds – the ability to continue working while furthering your education, and developing relationships with fellow classmates and faculty mentors in person.

In this online Communication degree, you will learn how to use a variety of tools to create coordinated, purposeful messaging. Strategic Communications can help an organization meet its goals and fulfill its mission. The program combines components of planning, research, leadership, and communication strategies.

Fields that can benefit from this degree include:

  • Public relations
  • Journalism
  • Social media marketing
  • Political campaign management
  • Organizational communications

% Online

Mostly Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

The University of Tennessee – Martin is accredited by:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Admission Tests


Application Requirements

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

Additional Info

  • Requires attendance of about 4 weekends on campus
  • GRE/GMAT waived for professionals with five or more years experience

Restricted States

US Territories, Puerto Rico