Master of Arts in Communication Studies
West Virginia University

Program Details

The online Master of Arts in Communication Studies is designed for working professionals wishing to enhance their communications skills to advance in the workplace.  Courses teach students to navigate organizational networks effectively; influence clients, co-workers, and administrators; and interact with diverse populations.  Graduates have improved communication competence in one-on-one and group interactions and know how to properly use technology and social media to effectively communicate.


  • A 2.75 undergraduate GPA from an accredited college or university
  • Those who have a GPA less than 2.75 may be accepted as a provisional student who can then be admitted to the program after completing two graduate courses with a grade of B or better

School Accreditation Statement

Higher Learning Commission