Requirements for the Master of Arts Degree
1. The completion of a minimum of 30 credits.
2. The completion of the six required courses with a minimum grade of B in all six.
3. A minimum GPA of 3.00.
4. The successful completion of the capstone experience.
Required Courses (18 Credits)
MCOM 6001 Principles and Practices of Communication
MCOM 6002 Professional Writing and Editing
MCOM 6003 Presentation Methods
MCOM 6004 Executive Lectures
MCOM 6005 Group Communication and Leadership
MCOM 6006 Research Methods and Materials
Capstone Experience (3 Credits)
MCOM 6099 The Capstone Experience: Principles into Practice
Context Courses (9 Credits)
The following courses will provides students with experience applying principles they learn to communication practices in culture, interpersonal, and public contexts.
MCOM 7001 Communication, Culture and Change
MCOM 7002 International Communication and Culture (at Wroxton College)
MCOM 7003 Communication and Globalization
MCOM 7101 Communication and Technology
MCOM 7102 Narrative Communication
MCOM 7103 Language and Communication
MCOM 7201 PR in the Modern Organization
MCOM 7202 Crisis Communication
MCOM 7203 Strategic Communication
This page last updated August 22, 2016.
Dr. Kathleen Haspel
MA Program Director
Department of Communication Studies
Fairleigh Dickinson University
285 Madison Ave - M-ZN2-02
Madison, NJ 07940