Graduate Degree and Graduate Certificate Programs

The School of Communication offers a 100% Online Master of Arts Degree in Strategic Communication. We also offer graduate certificates in Strategic Social Media, Health and Crisis Communication, Instructional Communication for Educators, and Applied Political Communication.  
Our flexible graduate programs provide students with in-depth knowledge and practical applications of the communication skills needed to be successful in a variety of industries. Our MA in Strategic Communication and Graduate Certificates can be completed fully online to accommodate busy schedules. All online graduate programs are taught by award-winning graduate faculty in the School of Communication at The University of Akron.  
To learn more about our graduate programs or how to enroll, contact:

  • Graduate Coordinator, Dr. Amber Ferris, at aferris@uakron.edu or 330-972-7606.
  • Graduate School Admissions:  Apply

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