Master the Theory. Lead the Conversation.
Communication in the 21st century continues to grow more interactive, visual and social than ever. Learn how to effectively engage individuals and communities across digital, social and traditional platforms with the Master of Arts in Communication at Queens University of Charlotte’s Knight School of Communication.
Course work and assignments are designed to provide instant, real-world applicability and expose students to the most current theory and best practices in the field. Hear Leasa Tvedt, class of 2013, describe how she has applied her learnings from the MA in Communication at work:
It’s Not WHAT You Say – It’s HOW You Say It
Our program provides you with a greater understanding of how effective communication shapes successful strategies, structures and processes in organizations and society. Through the progressive curriculum, you’ll learn how to successfully deploy new and traditional communication tools and platforms to achieve your professional and personal goals. Discover how to:
- Identify and understand the needs and motivations of different audiences and communities
- Comprehend and leverage communication dynamics in various forms of media
- Create and analyze meaningful messages and texts
- Craft effective content, brands and visuals
Watch the video below to hear the Knight School’s Dr. John McArthur and Dr. Kim Weller Gregory discuss the increasing importance of communication skills at work and the evolving nature of the field.
Communication plays a key role in the world of business, but many of today’s managers feel millennials are lacking the soft skills needed for success. View our infographic on communication in the modern workplace to learn more about the demand for soft skills and the benefits of earning a Master of Arts in Communication.
At the Forefront of the Field
Thanks to the generous support of the Knight Foundation, the Knight School of Communication is a leader in the study and development of digital and media literacy. As a student in the program, you’ll benefit from the School’s knowledge of the latest practices, research and theory in existing and emerging forms of media, which you can put to work right away.
Taught by award-winning faculty, the online MA in Communication will prepare you to make a difference, whether it is increasing organizational success, launching an entrepreneurial endeavor, or leading the conversation to drive solutions in your community. Start your conversation with Queens today to learn more.
Let’s talk about the Master of Arts in Communication. Request more information or call us at 866-313-2356 to speak with an admissions advisor.