Online Masters in Journalism and Mass Communication 2020

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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Flexible Learning with Falmouth University
Saint Ives, United Kingdom

This course is designed to equip you with the writing skills, industry know-how, professional skills and experience of collaborative working that the ever-changing industry de ... +

This course is designed to equip you with the writing skills, industry know-how, professional skills and experience of collaborative working that the ever-changing industry demands. It aims to create graduates that stand out from the crowd, and who understand how to function within a professional environment across different screen industries. -
Master
Full-time
2 years
English
01 Jan 2021
11 May 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
Sep 2020
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
Apr 2020
Online
 
New England College
USA Online, USA

The New England College Master of Arts (MA) in Professional Writing is an accelerated 12-month online program that provides individualized student-centered instruction focused ... +

The New England College Master of Arts (MA) in Professional Writing is an accelerated 12-month online program that provides individualized student-centered instruction focused on new and traditional writing-based media. -
MA
Part-time
12 months
English
Online
 
Temple University Klein College of Media and Communication
Philadelphia, USA

The Master of Science in Communication Management program is a 31-credit, professionally-oriented program that focuses on a deep exploration of communication principles and pr ... +

The Master of Science in Communication Management program is a 31-credit, professionally-oriented program that focuses on a deep exploration of communication principles and practices. It features coursework in key areas such as audience analysis and communication strategies for emerging media, and organizational communication, as well as research and data synthesis. Emphasizing strategic communication in the workplace and public communication, this program prepares entry-level and mid-career professionals to engage in effective communication campaigns and handle conflict and crisis management. -
MSc
Full-time
Part-time
English
Aug 2020
Online
 
Dominican College
Orangeburg, USA

Be a Leader: The 100% online M.S. in Organizational Leadership & Communication will prepare you to lead.

Be a Leader: The 100% online M.S. in Organizational Leadership & Communication will prepare you to lead. -
MSc
Full-time
Part-time
English
Aug 2020
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
 
Full Sail University
Winter Park, USA

The Media Design master of fine arts degree program provides an in-depth look at the design and the role it plays in bridging the gap between the creative studio and the board ... +

The Media Design master of fine arts degree program provides an in-depth look at the design and the role it plays in bridging the gap between the creative studio and the boardroom. You’ll study the concepts that drive successful design campaigns – including research, client communications, and team dynamics. Coursework focused on psychological and motivational theories will also deepen your understanding of consumers and trends. -
Master
Full-time
Part-time
12 months
English
Apr 2020
Online
 
Malmö University
Malmö, Sweden

The master’s programme in Media and Communication studies gives you advanced knowledge of digital media through practical approaches in the field. You will work creatively and ... +

The master’s programme in Media and Communication studies gives you advanced knowledge of digital media through practical approaches in the field. You will work creatively and in an explorative manner with different types of media while learning to evaluate them from a critical perspective. -
Master
Full-time
English
31 Aug 2020
15 Apr 2020
Campus
Online
 
Southern New Hampshire University
Manchester, USA

The curriculum of the Master in Marketing includes a program of deep marketing studies, while providing a wide range of elective courses that facilitate and support the succes ... +

The curriculum of the Master in Marketing includes a program of deep marketing studies, while providing a wide range of elective courses that facilitate and support the success of students in their workplace. -
MSc
Full-time
10 weeks
Spanish
07 Apr 2020
02 Apr 2020
Online
 
EAE Business School
Madrid, Spain

The International Master in Corporate Communication is designed to train business communication professionals, who accumulate knowledge in an integrated manner, in order to pr ... +

The International Master in Corporate Communication is designed to train business communication professionals, who accumulate knowledge in an integrated manner, in order to provide their organizations with an orderly and coherent communication. -
Master
Online & Campus Combined
12 months
Spanish
Online & Campus Combined
Campus
Online
 
Escuela Unidad Editorial
Madrid, Spain

The Master in Sports Journalism Brand (Online) is a program that addresses graduates or graduates of any specialty, preferably from careers related to the world of communicati ... +

The Master in Sports Journalism Brand (Online) is a program that addresses graduates or graduates of any specialty, preferably from careers related to the world of communication, seeking specialization in the field of sports journalism. -
Master
Full-time
Spanish
Nov 2020
Online
 
Kansas State University Global Campus
USA Online, USA

Are you ready to work closely with nationally renowned experts to earn your master’s degree? The online master’s in mass communications program provides flexibility, relevance ... +

Are you ready to work closely with nationally renowned experts to earn your master’s degree? The online master’s in mass communications program provides flexibility, relevance and cutting-edge instruction to meet your goals. -
MSc
Full-time
Part-time
English
Online
 
University of Delaware Online
Newark, USA

Learn to drive strategic initiatives and craft persuasive messaging campaigns that get results with the University of Delaware's online Master of Arts in Strategic Communicati ... +

Learn to drive strategic initiatives and craft persuasive messaging campaigns that get results with the University of Delaware's online Master of Arts in Strategic Communication program. Advance your current career or take on a new role in strategic communication, public relations, digital media, or social media management. -
MA
Part-time
12 - 24 months
English
Jun 2020
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. -
MSc
Full-time
Part-time
18 months
English
01 Sep 2020
15 Jun 2020
Online
 

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