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Master of Arts in Communication Studies


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Communication Studies at EIU:
A Long History in Graduate Education

Since 1965, the Department of Communication Studies at Eastern Illinois University has offered a quality master's degree program dedicated to preparing students for both the professional and academic aspects of the communication studies field. We provide students a program in advanced scholarship that reflects the development of historical and contemporary influences on communication theory and practice. The program prepares students to enter into academic and workplace environments, including continuing their studies in a Ph.D. program.

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