What the Master of Professional Communication can do for you?
Employers in Utah and around the country agree that communication is a must for career advancement. The Master of Professional Communication degree at Weber State University emphasizes advanced communication knowledge and skills necessary to produce effective leaders, managers and team members in for-profit, government or non-profit organizations. What will I learn in the program? As a student in the Master of Professional Communication’s program, you will receive instruction in team building and facilitation, organizational leadership, strategic communication, and communication research. You will also continue to develop your proficiency in professional writing, presenting, communicating visually, and in using new media.
Zac describes what he likes best about being in the Master of Professional Communication program.
In-Class and Online Learning
Master of Professional Communication courses are enhanced with technology to combine the strengths of face-to-face instruction with the convenience of online learning. In addition, this format allows you to understand and experience the integration of traditional and online communication skills needed in today’s world.
Convenient, Two-Year Program
As a busy adult in Utah, you can obtain your Master of Professional Communication degree at Weber State in two years while continuing full-time employment and your personal life with in-class instruction generally held just one night a week on the Ogden, Utah, campus.
New and Emerging Media Emphasis
Understanding the importance of integrated communication strategies is simply a must in today’s fast-paced digital world. Master of Professional Communication classes emphasize new and emerging forms of communication that allow individuals and organizations to constantly rethink, develop and implement solid communication strategies.
The choice of three elective classes and a thesis or project on a topic of your choice allows you to enhance personal career goals and academic pursuits.
The Master of Professional Communication degree at Weber State is a good investment for the future and an excellent value with tuition lower than many comparable universities.
Applications Open Now
Application deadline is March 15, 2013
The Master of Professional Communication program began at Weber State University in Summer Semester 2011.