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Communications, M.S.

As the field of communication has evolved, research-based decision making has become increasingly important. Specifically, communication professionals must be able to acquire and assess relevant information and effectively integrate their analysis into the decision-making process.


8%
Michigan Job Growth

Job opportunities in the communications field are projected to grow 8% in Michigan by 2026.

9%
National Job Growth

Job opportunities in the communications field are projected to grow 9% in the U.S. by 2026.

Designed for Working Professionals

The program offers evening classes on the Robert C. Pew Grand Rapids campus and incorporates hybrid/online courses.


Source: EMSI, 2022

Program Overview

The Master of Science in communication is a versatile program that meets the needs of those in the field of communication. Students will enhance their professional effectiveness and their leadership skills, and they will find it beneficial to their career development. Visit the School of Communications website at gvsu.edu/soc for admissions requirements.

Why Study Communications at Grand Valley?

Visit the program website for more information.

Program Details