MS in Interactive Media and Communications Program of Study
To earn the master’s degree, students must complete 30 credits with a minimum 3.0 GPA and no grades less than a C. Any course with a grade less than C must be retaken.
The program has 9 credits of required courses and 21 credits of electives. A flexible elective structure allows students to customize the degree to coincide with career goals. Students have the opportunity to enroll in an optional 3-credit internship as part of the program. Also available is a 3-credit independent study course for students who want to do advanced work or research on a particular topic.
A required master’s capstone experience is included in the 30 credits. For the capstone, the students create a professional quality web portfolio selected from the best work from their courses and experiences while in the program.
The program may be completed in 21 months, provided students complete two courses per semester including summer. The program is designed to be completed online, however, there will be some courses available on-campus. Full-time students can finish in 16 months. Fall and spring starts are available.
Current Quinnipiac undergraduate students may apply for the five-year dual-degree bachelor’s/master’s program.
Required Core Courses
|ICM 501||Foundations in Graduate Studies||3|
|ICM 506||Writing for Interactive Media||3|
|ICM 601||Master's Capstone||3|
Electives (select seven, aligned with your professional goals)
|Select seven courses from the following list:||21|
|Motion Across Media|
|Audio and Video Design|
|Principles of User Experience Design|
|Understanding Your Audience|
|Ideation, Prototyping and Testing|
|Social Media Practice and Techniques|
|Social Media Analytics|