Online Master of Arts in Communication

Are you interested in becoming a leader in your profession, changing careers to one that you will
find more fulfilling, or creating more successful teams at work? In the online master’s program
at the Hugh Downs School, you will develop skills that allow you to manage the modern-day
challenges of communication in the workplace. 

Online M.A. in Communication 

Application Deadlines: 

Spring 2022

Session A:  December 15, 2021

Session B:  February 25, 2022

MA Handbook

Doctor of Philosophy in Communication

The Interdisciplinary Ph.D. program in Communication is designed to prepare scholars for
research-oriented careers both inside and outside of academia. The program provides students
with training in communication theory, research methods, and a specialization in one of six
areas of concentration. Our areas of concentration include health communication, interpersonal
communication, performance studies, rhetoric, intercultural communication, and organizational

Ph.D. Program in Communication (offered at Tempe campus only)

Application Deadline:

The application window to be considered for Fall admission (and TA funding) is September 1st through January 5th each year. This program accepts new students in Fall only.

Ph.D. Handbook

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