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2018-2019 Graduate Catalog 
2018-2019 Graduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Communication, MA

Program Coordinator: Laura Prividera (102 Joyner East; 252-328-5304;

The MA in communication prepares students for careers or advanced academic training in communication with an emphasis in health communication focusing on interpersonal communication and the media. The 30 s.h. program provides students with a thesis or non-thesis option.

3. Options - 12 s.h.

a. Thesis:

b. Non-thesis:

  • Electives (COMM or related areas) - 12 s.h. *

4. Successful completion of comprehensive exams or thesis.


*Electives are chosen in consultation with the graduate program director. Courses in related areas (outside of COMM) must be at the 5000 level or above. A maximum of 3 s.h. may be taken at the 5000 level.