On-Campus + Online Graduate Programs

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As a communications and public relations professional, you know how important it is to evolve with industries that constantly experience change. New ideas and technologies emerge on a daily basis that shape the way we communicate and do business.

Quinnipiac University's diverse communications and business programs allow you to enhance your professional skills while giving you the tools to move ahead. We offer a mix of on-campus, online or blended programs to help you meet your educational goals. The University works with the Public Relations Society of America (PRSA) to ensure the course content it offers prepares the communications and business professional for the ever-changing world of technology and communication.

School of Communications

Master of Science in Interactive Media (online or blended program)
This program focuses on the principles and practices of creating content for distribution through the Internet, portable media devices and related digital platforms.

  • Concentrations
    • Multimedia Production
    • Social Media
    • User Experience Design
    • Create your own custom concentration

Master of Science in Journalism
Students in this program are challenged to develop story ideas through reasoning and observation, to analyze data and public documents, to wisely conduct interviews, to learn the technical skills to acquire and edit video, and, above all, to write with discipline, poise and creative vitality. In short, our program prepares students for the daily test-of-strength that is news reporting in the 21st century.

Master of Science in Sports Journalism
This program stands among the first in the nation to recognize the importance of linking our mission to prepare students for satisfying professional careers in the context of thoughtful approaches to coverage of sports as a global cultural phenomenon.

Master of Science in Public Relations
This program develops skills in contemporary public relations practices and techniques, including research, analysis and social media, with a focus on professional responsibility and global consciousness. Students prepare for public and private sector careers in corporate, nonprofit and government institutions.

  • Optional Focus Track
    • Social Media Track

Advanced Graduate Certificate in Social Media (online program)
This program is intended for professionals who realize that social media skills can successfully add value to their existing job function and growth path. It provides a foundational underpinning and actionable tools and structures that can be deployed within a workplace.

School of Business

Master of Business Administration (on-campus, online or blended program)
This program provides a broad professional education designed to build knowledge and expertise in the theories, principles and strategies needed for successful careers in business. Students are taught to be innovative in their approach to solving problems and making decisions.

Master of Science in Organizational Leadership (online program)
This program is designed to develop areas essential to leadership including self-awareness and growth , strategic analysis and implementation, the ethics of leadership as well as other key traits.

  • Professional Focus Tracks
    • Health Care Management Track
    • Human Resource Leadership Track
    • Public Service/Nonprofit Leadership Track
    • Strategic Leadership Track

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