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What Can I Do With a Master's in Communication From American University?

If you are considering getting an online master’s in communication, and wondering how this degree may affect your future career in the communications industry, you may be interested in learning more about what American University’s graduates are doing with their Master of Arts in Strategic Communication.

The new guide, Why American University’s Online Master’s Degree Programs, shares key points and data-backed reasons on why getting an online Master’s degree is important, such as opportunities for:

  • Better pay
  • Increased job options
  • Real-world-experience
  • Increased networking
  • Increased credibility

The guide also details why the online Master of Arts in Strategic Communication, offered through American University’s School of Communication may be the right choice for you. Derived from its campus counterpart which was ranked a top PR program by PRWeek in 2015, the program’s accomplished faculty have worked with major PR firms, government agencies, and global corporations, bringing their decades of experience into the online classroom, and giving you the knowledge and skills needed to reach your career goals. The degree combines practical application with the foundational theories of effective communication to influence in a rapidly evolving media landscape.

If you have been asking yourself about what kind of jobs you may get with a master’s in communication or what the salary looks like, download our guide which includes information about:

  • Master’s in Strategic Communication graduate employment and salary statistics
  • Popular employers for graduates, such as Discovery Communications and Edelman
  • National career projections and project job growth
  • Key skills gained, including the ability to create influential strategic communication plans and communicate clearly across traditional and digital communication channels
  • What’s different about the graduate communication program

Drive action with a definitive voice gained through American University’s online Master of Arts in Strategic Communication. Based in the nation’s PR and media capital, the strategic communication master’s program teaches you to connect creatively and strategically with audiences through targeted campaigns across the media landscape.

Learn more about the online Master of Arts in Strategic Communication. Call 855-725-7614 to speak to one of our admissions representatives or request more information.