Graduate Programs

Speaker talks to students at a workshop.

Communication (Master in Strategic Communication Online): M.A., 4+1


The strategic communication M.A. builds upon the Department of Communication’s existing reputation of quality education within the fields of public relations, digital media and strategic communication.

Visit the program website for more information.

An Award Winning Program

The Online Master of Arts in Strategic Communication program was featured on the esteemed PRNEWS 2023 Education A-List. This accolade celebrates the commitment of higher education institutions to fostering career advancement within the fields of public relations and communications.

Application Deadlines


August 10: Final deadline to apply


January 21: Final deadline to apply


May 20: Final deadline to apply


April 1: Final dealine to apply


UD Tuition


The 2023-2024 MA in Strategic Communication tuition rate per credit hour is $850.

This is a reduced rate from the current $1,028 per credit hour tuition base rate.