M.A., Communication, Professional
Minimum Requirements for Professional Communication M.A. Degree: 30-34 credits
|General University Requirements|
|Complete the general university requirements.|
|Master’s Degree Requirements|
|Complete the master’s degree requirements.|
|Professional Communication Program Requirements|
|Complete the following:|
|COJO F600||Introduction to Professional Communication||3|
|COJO F601||Communication Research Methodologies: Social Science||3|
|COJO F602||Communication Research Methodologies: Human Science||3|
|COJO F625||Communication Theory||3|
|COJO F675||Training and Development Communication||3|
|COJO F680||Communication and Diversity in the Professional World||3|
|or COJO F698||Non-thesis Research/Project|
|Complete two of the following: 1||6|
|Organizational Culture and Communication|
|Seminar in Communication|
|Teaching assistants complete the following:||1-4|
|Mentored Teaching in Communication 2|
Students may take F400- and F600-level courses in art, education, English, journalism, communication, marketing, business administration, and Arctic and Northern studies as well as graduate-level independent studies to fulfill 6 credits of the elective requirement, if approved by the student’s committee. Students will also be able to apply up to 6 credits of appropriate graduate-level course work from other universities in the elective area if approved by the student’s committee.
This 1-credit course may be taken up to four times.
Note: A maximum of 6 credits of approved F400-level courses may be included in the 30-34 credit requirement.
Note: The comprehensive examination is to be taken no later than the student’s fourth semester of work.