Master of Science in Mass Communication - Communication Studies Concentration Program By Boston University |Top Universities

Master of Science in Mass Communication - Communication Studies Concentration

Master of Science in Mass Communication - Communication Studies Concentration

Boston University

Charles River Campus, Boston, United States
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For the Master of Science in Mass Communication, each candidate must complete three courses required for the degree, a set of courses required within his or her concentration, and a sufficient number of electives to complete 48 credit hours. Communication Studies Concentration The concentration in communication studies is recommended for those who wish to develop their command of general communication strategies and skills-written, oral, and computer-mediated-but who do not want to prepare specifically for the fields of advertising, public relations, or applied research. General communication strategies and skills are applicable to a variety of professional roles in a number of settings. Individuals who are proficient in these strategies and skills serve as managers in various kinds of organizations, such as nonprofit groups, government agencies, publishing houses, and other commercial, educational, or industrial settings. The concentration also provides a suitable background for those who wish to go on for a more advanced degree in communication.