M.S. in Communication
Cliff Fortenberry, Ph.D.
Earn Your Communications Degree
The Department of Communication offers the Master of Science in Communication (MSC) degree. This degree program is designed for students who are looking for communication courses in Mississippi; are interested in pursuing a graduate degree in communication; and would like to improve their marketability or prepare for doctoral enrollment.
Through elective class choices, students may tailor their degree toward a theater, mass media, or interpersonal/public communication concentration. This choice must be made in consultation with their graduate advisor while planning the proposed course of study.
The MC Experience
The department offers the Master of Science (M.S.) in Applied Communication graduate degree. Students may choose one of these online degree programs:
- Applied Communication – Generalist Degree
- Applied Communication – Journalism Concentration
- Applied Communication – Theater Concentration
- Applied Communication – Online Generalist Degree
- Professional Communication in Health Services – Online Generalist Degree
- Professional Communication in Sports
- Public Relations and Corporate Communication
About the Department of Communication
The Department of Communication at MC embraces a teaching philosophy that melds theory and practice. While students delve deeply into the foundational underpinnings of communication and study the history of the media, they also develop concrete skills through lots of opportunities for practical application. So graduates are well-prepared for their future careers with theoretical training and impressive portfolios.
As part of the MC Experience, our graduate classes in communication are offered in the evenings or online to accommodate the busy schedules of working adults.
Degree requirements vary by concentration. If you are interested in communication courses in Mississippi, contact Mississippi College to request more information.