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Communication Studies

The M.A. program in communication studies is intended to qualify the student to assume a variety of professional roles in educational, industrial and government institutions; teach the subject matter at the college level; or undertake advanced training toward a doctorate in communication studies.

The M.A. program in corporate and organizational communication is intended for people interested in a career in communication-intensive positions.

The master of arts degree in communication in instruction is designed for the professional educator who is employed full-time in the education setting.

Course Delivery Options

On-campus or Online

Program Application Requirements

Resume/CV, Supplemental Application, 3 Letters of recommendation

Program Application Test Requirements

GRE for on campus program

Application Deadlines

Fall Priority

​Deadlines vary - contact the program

English Proficiency Requirements

All applicants whose first language is not English must provide proof of English language proficiency. WVU accepts either the TOEFL or the IELTS for this purpose. Learn more about our English language proficiency requirements.

Accreditation Information

WVU is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission.

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