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Master of Science in Strategic Communication
Master's in Strategic Communication


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Butler University offers two Strategic Communication graduate programs: a Master's degree and a graduate certificate. Both programs build on your own professional experience, knowledge, and passion to advance within your current organization or transition into a new career path, promoting personal growth and helping you tackle new challenges. 

While both programs feature a flexible online platform, the Master's degree is a 30-credit hour program with 15 hours of required coursework and 15 hours of electives, and the graduate certificate is a total of 12 credit hours with 9 hours of required coursework and one elective course. Choose the path that works best for you and most closely aligns with your personal and professional goals.  

No matter which Strategic Communication graduate program you choose, you'll have access to an excellent online education that places a strong emphasis on building real and lasting relationships with faculty and classmates through rigorous group work, small class sizes, and personalized attention. 

Find out more and compare the Master's degree curriculum and the graduate certificate curriculum