Fully Online/Distributed Learning format
- Major: Data and Communication
- Degree: Master of Science
- School/College: Information and Communications
See the program curriculum and learn about admission.
Ready to apply? Take note of any deadlines and documents required for this degree program.
Fall Application Deadline: priority: 12/1, 3/1, 5/1; final: 7/1
Spring Application Deadline: priority: 11/1; final: 12/1
Summer Application Deadline: priority 3/1; final: 4/1
- Official Transcripts
- Personal Statement
- Two letters of recommendation. Letters should evaluate your undergraduate or graduate academic performance or your job performance. Letters from friends and relatives about your personal attributes will not be accepted.
Applications Accepted for These Semesters...
- Fall Semester
- Spring Semester
- Summer Semester
A Note from the Program:
Data-driven decisions, data-based strategies and digital storytelling are essential skills for communication professionals. We have combined the best courses from the School of Journalism and Mass Communications and the School of Information Science to create a robust master’s program. This flexible online master of science degree was designed for both seasoned professionals and recent graduates entering the workforce.