Marquette University

Master of Arts in Corporate Communication

Address:

PO Box 1881

Olin Engineering Center, 501

Milwaukee, WI 53201

United States

Phone:

1-414-288-7137

Fax:

1-414-288-1901

Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Master of Arts in Corporate Communication

Format: Online

Program Description:

Industry insight: Communication is increasingly considered an executive-level function in organizations around the world. Many companies now have a chief communication officer (CCO) position, which is typically responsible for identity and reputation management, corporate social responsibility, financial communication and investor relations, executive communication, government relations, internal communication, and more.

About: Marquette’s unique interdisciplinary program is one of a few in the nation that combines public relations fundamentals and communication theory with an advanced business education to prepare professionals for executive-level communication roles in an increasingly complex communication landscape.The 30 credit-hour program combines coursework from the Diederich College of Communication and the Graduate School of Management. Both the Corporate Communication and Management programs at Marquette include a commitment to developing students as
ethical leaders with an understanding of corporate social responsibility in a global environment.

Courses include:

Corporate Social Responsibility
Organizational Communication
Accounting and Finance for the Non-Financial Manager
Economic Foundations for Marketing Decisions

In additional to the required course, Communication Social Responsibility, both the College of Communication and the GSM courses integrate global ethics into all coursework.

Accreditation:

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission

Facts & Figures

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive

Locale: Large City

Size & Settings: 10,000-19,999

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