Southern Polytechnic State University

Online Programs

Master of Science in Information Design and Communication



Program Information

Degrees Offered:

MS in Information Design & Communication

Format: Online

Program Description:

The Master's program in Information Design and Communication from Southern Polytechnic University has been developed in response to a growing need for professionals in the expanding fields of information design, information architecture, content development, communications management, and visual communication. The MS in Information Design and Communication degree is designed to meet your needs, whether you are a practicing technical communicator, information designer or content specialist, or making a transition into this career. The basic objectives of the program are to educate those persons with diverse academic and work backgrounds who seek to begin their careers in the field of information design and communication, and to provide a useful credential for current technical communicators who need advanced training to move ahead in their careers, either as employees or managers of a company or as independent consultants.


Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS)

International Student Requirements:

International students who did not earn a baccalaureate degree from a college in the U.S. should submit TOEFL scores.

Facts & Figures

Financial Aid: No

International Financial Aid: No

# of Credits Required: 36

Average Cost per Credit (Graduate): $400 (2012/2013 estimate) USD

Classification: Specialized Institution—School of engineering and technology

Locale: Small City

Size & Settings: 3,000-5,999

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