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Master of Arts (M.A.)


The Master of Arts in Communication offers you a path to become the Change, Difference, and Decision Maker, Relationship Builder, Message Creator, and a Master Communicator.

The program's unique experiences blend communication theory with real-world practice, ensuring your success in a rapidly changing world.

  • Focus Your Passion: Digital Media, Organizational Communication, or Public Relations.
  • Experiential Learning: In our new Center for Sports Media and in our newly renovated and refreshed TV studio and facilities.
  • Stay True to You: Within our mission-focused institution, we encourage change makers to grow and speak truth to power.
  • Learn from the Best: Work one-on-one with our internationally recognized faculty.
  • Become part of a Network: Find out about our Communication and Arts Graduate Student Association CAGSA and what our involved alum are doing today!

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By the Numbers

  • 36 Academic Credits
  • 3 Areas of Study
  • 14 Miles from New York City
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Why Earn Your MA in Communication from Seton Hall?

  • Personalized Attention
  • Small Class Sizes – 13:1 Student-Faculty Ratio
  • Hands-on – Build Your Portfolio
  • Mentoring & Job Placement
  • Theory to Practice – Immediate application from classroom to board room
  • Flexible – Offer on- and offline courses

Graduate Program in Communication

The M.A. in Communication offers three areas of study: Digital Media, Communication in Organizations, and Public Relations.

Where Do Great Minds Go? 

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Hunter DeSimone ‘19/M.A. ’21 
Digital Communications Specialist, Federal Student Aid at the U.S. Department of Education

 Asya Robinson smiles at the camera

Asya Robinson M.A. ’21 
Marketing Communications Coordinator at Withum

Kelsey Foy 2

Kelsey Foy ‘16/M.A. ’18
Program Manager at Kantar

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Perfectly Situated

  • Our Home: South Orange, NJ

  • 14 Miles from New York City

  • Traditional Suburban Campus with Easy City Access


The faculty in our internationally recognized research and teaching programs are committed to guiding students to success. Seton Hall is a Catholic University where great thinkers do more than think. They teach.
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Ruth Tsuria
Ruth Tsuria
Assistant Professor of Communication
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Renee Robinson
Renee Robinson
Interim Dean and Professor of Communication
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Madison Krall
Madison Krall
Assistant Professor of Communication
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A dynamic community comprised of scholars, theorists, critics, and professionals, Graduate Studies within the College of Communication and the Arts provides students with dynamic and immersive learning experiences blending theory and practical components that permit students to recognize, test, and translate course material into academic, professional and workplace settings.

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Brittany Scoles, M.A.
(973) 275-4844

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