The study of communication is important to virtually every profession that involves working with people - education, advertising and public relations, management, marketing, health care, social and public services, politics and other organizational and institutional contexts, both public and private.
When you enroll in PennWest’s Master of Arts in Corporate Communication program, you will be mentored by experienced faculty and have the opportunity to participate in internships and practicums that build your confidence and professional network.
Online classes are both synchronous and asynchronous so, depending on your plan of study and capstone, you can earn your degree in three or four semesters. There is also a thesis option if you are interested in pursuing doctoral study or other terminal degrees.
Upon completion of the master’s degree, you will be prepared to advance your professional career, work with and serve others in diverse communities with dignity and respect, and understand the complexities associated with learning and communicating ethical and cultural values.
U.S. News & World Report consistently ranks PennWest Edinboro’s online graduate programs among the best in the nation.
Take your career to the next level while continuing to work in your field.
This program consists of two core courses, a capstone and multiple electives to meet your specific career goals.
One of the only Master of Arts in Corporate Communication programs in western Pennsylvania that can be completed fully online.
100% online and on-campus at PennWest Edinboro
Dr. Melissa Gibson
Graduate Program Coordinator
Fall, Spring, Summer
This degree gives you many options, depending on your interests. For example, you may choose a career in:
Bachelor's degree transcript from a regionally accredited institution
International transcripts must be in English and will be reviewed for a decision
GRE or MAT required if below a 3.0 GPA
2 Letters of Professional Recommendation
PennWest’s three campuses, California, Clarion and Edinboro universities, have been delivering award-winning online programs for more than 20 years. You’ll graduate with a degree from Pennsylvania Western University, completely supported by the expertise and community of learners on our brick-and-mortar campuses.