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Online Masters in Journalism and Mass Communication 2020/2021

A master's degree can help individuals expand on their current knowledge base and sharpen their expertise. Many of the program available take between one and two years to complete. Those who earn this degree can move ahead in their careers by qualifying for more professional opportunities in the workforce. What is a Master in Journalism and Mass Communication? This credential provides a holistic e… Read more

A master's degree can help individuals expand on their current knowledge base and sharpen their expertise. Many of the program available take between one and two years to complete. Those who earn this degree can move ahead in their careers by qualifying for more professional opportunities in the workforce.

What is a Master in Journalism and Mass Communication? This credential provides a holistic education for students who are interested in media and communications. Depending on a student’s area of focus, he or she can learn about the principles of journalism, news production, corporate communications or techniques for communications in the digital age. There are various programs that students can choose from, such as journalism, public relations, healthcare communications, digital media and global communications.

Students who earn this degree often find that the skills they gain not only help in their professional lives but personally as well. These skills include problem-solving, leadership, and communication.

The tuition and other costs associated with this degree vary. It depends on where students study, whether they choose a remote or in-person program and other factors. People who are interested in pursuing a master’s degree should review and consider the different options available to find a program that matches their goals.

Students who attain a Master in Journalism and Mass Communications may find positions in the public and private sectors. In the field of journalism, possible careers include writer, editor, television producer, guest booker and reporter.  Other communications positions include public relations account executive, advertising account manager, publicist, communications manager, social media specialist, copywriter or grant writer.

There are universities worldwide that offer a Master in Journalism and Mass Communication. Remote study options are also available to students through online courses. Search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

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Queens University of Charlotte Online
Charlotte , USA

The online Master of Arts in Communication at Queens University of Charlotte pairs proven principles, tools, and tactics with new and emerging media trends.

The online Master of Arts in Communication at Queens University of Charlotte pairs proven principles, tools, and tactics with new and emerging media trends. -
MA
Part-time
English
Online
 
Sacred Heart University Online
Fairfield , USA

With a strong focus on both theory and practice, SHU's Master's in Strategic Communications and Public Relations program will help you gain the experience, knowledge, and port ... +

With a strong focus on both theory and practice, SHU's Master's in Strategic Communications and Public Relations program will help you gain the experience, knowledge, and portfolio you need to launch your career in as few as two years on a flexible, part-time schedule. Prepare to meet the demands of an ever-changing media landscape with advanced, professional skills necessary to communicate effectively across a variety of media platforms. -
MA
Part-time
2 years
English
Online
 
Purdue University Online
West Lafayette , USA

Earn your online Master of Science in Communication from a pioneer in modern media. Purdue University's Brian Lamb (Founder of C-SPAN) School of Communication gives you indust ... +

Earn your online Master of Science in Communication from a pioneer in modern media. Purdue University's Brian Lamb (Founder of C-SPAN) School of Communication gives you industry-leading insight, integrity, and expertise — all within a convenient, online curriculum. -
MSc
Part-time
20 months
English
Online
 
Johns Hopkins University, Advanced Academic Programs
Washington , USA

The Master of Arts in Communication offers practical and applied knowledge, taught by the social scientists who study effective communication and the practitioners who use it. ... +

The Master of Arts in Communication offers practical and applied knowledge, taught by the social scientists who study effective communication and the practitioners who use it. Electives engage students by having them tackle real-life communication issues, develop usable communication skills, and build a strong portfolio. And industry experts bring real-world lessons, experience, and best practices in the classroom. -
MA
Part-time
English
Online
 
American University Online
Washington , USA

American University's online Master's in Strategic Communications program teaches you to plan strategic campaigns, craft persuasive messages, and effectively target different ... +

American University's online Master's in Strategic Communications program teaches you to plan strategic campaigns, craft persuasive messages, and effectively target different audiences. -
MA
Part-time
20 months
English
Online
 
Flexible Learning with Falmouth University
Saint Ives , United Kingdom

Hone your comedy writing skills, and develop a body of work which combines creativity, cultural relevance and industry awareness. Get match-fit for a career as a professional ... +

Hone your comedy writing skills, and develop a body of work which combines creativity, cultural relevance and industry awareness. Get match-fit for a career as a professional comedy writer. -
MA
Part-time
2 years
English
01 Jan 2021
Online
 
ALP Akademisches Lehrinstitut für Psychologie
Lübeck , Germany

++ 1,5 years ++ online ++ no campus presence ++ possible without first degree ++ The content and structure of the Master's program support a practice-oriented understanding of ... +

++ 1,5 years ++ online ++ no campus presence ++ possible without first degree ++ The content and structure of the Master's program support a practice-oriented understanding of Cyber Psychology of Online Communication. The program covers a broad scope of interconnected application fields of psychology and communication in cyberspace while critically challenging them. As the field is relatively new, the lack of policies, ethics and best practices is made a subject of discussion and enables the students to question existing practices and create solutions in a trendsetting subject. The variety of the modules and scientific methods taught will enable each student to work on an individual Master’s dissertation covering personal interests. Students are enrolled at the at FHWien der WKW, Austria. Also bilingual option. -
MSc MSc
Full-time
Part-time
18 months
English
01 Mar 2021
15 Jan 2021
Online
 
Macromedia University of Applied Sciences
Munich , Germany +1 More

Study a Master of Arts in Digital Media Business. This Media and Communication Management M.A. programme is taught entirely in English at our Macromedia campuses in Munich and ... +

Study a Master of Arts in Digital Media Business. This Media and Communication Management M.A. programme is taught entirely in English at our Macromedia campuses in Munich and Berlin, Germany. -
MA MA
Full-time
Part-time
3 - 4 semesters
English
Oct 2020
Online & Campus Combined
Campus
Online
 
Arden University
Coventry , United Kingdom

Develop the necessary skills to improve business telecommunications opportunities, and manage the design and implementation of network solutions. The MSc Telecommunications Ma ... +

Develop the necessary skills to improve business telecommunications opportunities, and manage the design and implementation of network solutions. The MSc Telecommunications Management programme from Arden will benefit those hoping to progress or move into a strategic or operational telecommunications management role. -
MSc
Full-time
Part-time
18 - 60 months
English
Online
 
Sports Management School - Barcelona
Barcelona , Spain

The Online Master in Communication Management and Sports Journalism is a ten-month program aimed at developing leadership skills in communication in the specific field of the ... +

The Online Master in Communication Management and Sports Journalism is a ten-month program aimed at developing leadership skills in communication in the specific field of the sports industry. The program places special emphasis on the paradigm shift that communication is experiencing, which is transforming the existing logics so far and which is giving the Communication professional a very prominent role. The program is intended for people who want to dedicate themselves to the field of corporate communication, in companies, entities or in the media related to the field of sport. -
Master
Full-time
12 months
Spanish
Oct 2020
Online
 
University of Hull Online
Hull , United Kingdom

Learn to think systemically and critically about new digital technologies, evaluate their business potential and protect your organisation from costly mistakes. With our MSc i ... +

Learn to think systemically and critically about new digital technologies, evaluate their business potential and protect your organisation from costly mistakes. With our MSc in Digital Transformation, you will understand that while a prediction is impossible, there are sensible things you can do to manage and harness technological potential. Learning to adapt to new technological shifts and interpret their business value requires a new mindset and new capabilities. -
MSc
Part-time
2 years
English
Jan 2021
01 Jan 2021
Online
 
Ravensbourne University
Greenwich , United Kingdom

This e-learning Masters in Craft Editing is aimed at those with the drive and creativity to become a professional editor. Whether you’re cutting documentary, drama, promotions ... +

This e-learning Masters in Craft Editing is aimed at those with the drive and creativity to become a professional editor. Whether you’re cutting documentary, drama, promotions, news or corporate, the editor’s priority is to tell the clearest, most dynamic and engaging story from the rushes. This course shows you how. To deliver this course, Ravensbourne has teamed up with the world’s only professional craft editing online course Inside the Edit. Using cutting edge technologies, this master is offered as a distance-learning course to students anywhere in the world. All rushes are professionally shot and packaged for the purpose of developing editing skills. Inside the Edit tutorials form the spine of the course and help you develop your skills level from foundation to intermediate to professional. The course also features workshops, one-to-one tuition, online chat rooms, peer-to-peer feedback, client relationships, and master class webinars. For your Final Major Project, you will edit your own live commissions, and receive help and support from your own industry mentor. -
Master
Full-time
English
Online
 
Rome Business School
Italy Online , Italy

Working in politics has never required as many professional competencies as in this historical period. The Online Master in Political Marketing and Communications teaches you ... +

Working in politics has never required as many professional competencies as in this historical period. The Online Master in Political Marketing and Communications teaches you how to play an active role in an electoral campaign or in the life of a party, but also writing about politics on a daily basis. -
Master
Part-time
12 months
English
Nov 2020
Online
 
The S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications; The Newhouse School; Newhouse
Syracuse , USA

Communications@Syracuse is an online Master of Science in Communications from the world-renowned S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications at Syracuse University. This pro ... +

Communications@Syracuse is an online Master of Science in Communications from the world-renowned S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications at Syracuse University. This program offers students a foundation in communications, digital media, social media and digital journalism with courses taught by the same Newhouse faculty who teach on campus. Students can choose from three specializations: Advertising, Public Relations and Journalism Innovation. Designed for working professionals, the M.S. in Communications features live online classes, dynamic course content and in-person immersion experiences in cities around the world. -
Master
Full-time
English
Online
 
Savonia University of Applied Sciences
Kuopio , Finland

Digitalisation challenges social and health care activities as well as the way of thinking. A new approach to social and healthcare services means that the client/patient rece ... +

Digitalisation challenges social and health care activities as well as the way of thinking. A new approach to social and healthcare services means that the client/patient receives all information about him or her and is equally involved in the decision-making about his or her own care. -
Master
Part-time
2 - 3 years
English
Online
 

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