Kent State University

School of Communication Studies

Communication Studies


School of Visual Communication Design

Henderson Hall Box 5190

Kent, OH 44242

United States



Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Communication Studies

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The School of Communication Studies offers programs of graduate study leading to the Master of Arts degree. The M.A. in Communication Studies prepares individuals to pursue a doctorate degree. It also prepares individuals for non-academic careers in which a broad understanding of communication theory and research is desirable.The M.A. program focuses on the social and behavioral study of communication theory and research. Students may specialize in one or a combination of two of these areas of study: 

  • Global Communication
  • Health Communication
  • Interpersonal Communication
  • Mediated/Mass Communication

The school also collaborates with the College of Business Administration to offer a M.A./M.B.A. dual degree program.


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Facts & Figures

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive

Locale: Large Suburb

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