International Communication, Master of Science
Widespread use of social media, increasing globalization and the recognition that effective communications influence all areas of society — these factors have sparked a growing demand for skilled, well-informed and sophisticated communication specialists.
According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, employment for global communication specialists will be strong through 2018. The field spans such vital areas as public relations, journalism, strategic marketing, speechwriting, public policy and higher education.
You can prepare for these exciting opportunities through the new Master of Science in International Communication at St. John’s University. Offered by the College of Professional Studies, the program is designed to enable students to become global communications leaders in a variety of media.
The new program is one of the first advanced-level interdisciplinary, international communication programs in the nation.Back to top
Admission into the Master of Science in International Communication is contingent upon an assessment of the candidate’s ability to successfully pursue graduate study.
Ability is demonstrated by previous academic performance, letters of recommendation and other factors that suggest academic potential and motivation.
Degree candidate must provide the following for admission consideration:
- Evidence of a baccalaureate degree from an accredited college or university including official transcripts from each institution attended.
- Three letters of recommendation from instructors/professors or other qualified individuals.
- Demonstrate proficiency in a foreign language (this requirement may be fulfilled during the course of studies in the program, but before graduation).