This interdisciplinary PhD program integrates a strong core of intellectual work in the humanities and social sciences and helps you prepare for a career in academia or an alternate path in consulting, education, finance, government, industry, law, policy or research.
Utilizing a multimedia and multi-platform approach, this master’s program will provide you with a solid understanding of editing, ethics and law, reporting and writing, and help you as a current or an aspiring journalist to become an engaged and innovative professional.
Drawing from a long history and vast body of theory and research on the practice of development communication, this unique, one-year program is designed to meet the challenges of the 21st century in areas such as food security, gender equality, human rights, peace and conflict, public health and sustainability. Immerse yourself in a rigorous, forward-thinking curriculum grounded in the promotion of responsible and ethical change in those areas and related ones.
Technical skills and media knowledge can converge in an exciting career, whether you want to direct films, operate cameras, run your own media firm or work as on-air talent. Learning in the Klein College of Media and Communication’s collaborative and high-energy environment, you’ll get hands-on experience with the conceptual and technical tools needed to prepare for a career in the production side of media.
Develop your talents in reporting, writing and presenting information across multiple platforms—online, in print, on radio and TV, and more. Whether you want to create content for online outlets, document international events or report from an election’s headquarters, you’ll be prepared to play a crucial role in delivering accurate and timely information and telling stories that matter.
Delve into both the theory and practice of communication while exploring all the departments in the Klein College of Media and Communication. Whether you plan to attend law school, serve as a communication liaison for a government organization, or work for a media outlet or publication, you can tailor your experience to match your academic and professional interests.
Learn how to leverage media to build critical connections between brands and consumers that boost sales, increase overall awareness and strengthen brand identity—often in the face of scores of competing messages.
Learn to apply and manage strategic communication as a part of a leadership team. By honing skills in issues management, organizational change, problem-solving and research, you’ll gain the competencies essential for creating effective relationships among all types of organizations and their markets.