Drury University

College of Graduate Studies

Master of Arts in Communication


900 N. Benton

Springfield, MO 65802

United States



Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Master of Arts in Communication

Format: Hybrid

Program Description:

Drury's M.A. in Communication program is 30 credit hours and can be completed in as few as 18 months or as a two or three-year degree. Students select an emphasis in either Integrated Marketing Communications or Organizational Leadership and Change. Courses are offered in evening, blended, and online formats in 8- or 16-week intervals.

This program blends theoretical understanding of ethical and effective communication principles with cutting-edge knowledge of new communication technologies and social media. Courses feature collaborative work with real community clients to solve real world problems in the nonprofit and corporate communities. Students will work closely with faculty who are drawn from a variety of academic and professional backgrounds dedicated to your success. Drury’s small class sizes, averaging only 15 students in a class, provides a challenging and personal learning experience.


Drury University is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission.

Facts & Figures

Financial Aid: Yes

International Financial Aid: No

# of Credits Required: 30

Average Cost per Credit (Graduate): 462 USD

In State Tuition (per year): 6930 USD

Out State Tuition (per year): 6930 USD

Classification: Master's College or University II

Locale: Midsize City

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