Communication and Media Technologies MS
Communication and the technologies for message creation and dissemination are at the center of dramatic economic, social, and cultural changes occurring as a result of technological development and global connectedness. The master of science degree in communication and media technologies is an advanced interdisciplinary program combining liberal arts courses in communication with course work in an applied or professional program. Students will become adept at the analysis of communication problems, the development of solutions, and the creation of messages as a result of their combined training in the social sciences, humanities, and applied technologies.
- Master of Science
- Approximately 25 students are enrolled in this program
Cooperative Education & Experiential Education Component
- Co-op is optional for this program
- Minimum co-op requirement: 1 block, 12 weeks/semester
- Co-op availability: summer
Salary InformationCo-op: $13.69 $9.75 - $16.99
Student Skills & CapabilitiesGraduates are adept at the analysis of communication problems, the development of solutions, and the creation of messages as a result of their training in the social sciences, humanities, and applied technologies. They are capable of conducting scientific and applied research, writing reports, manuals, newsletters, and instructions. Students are ready to assist in communication training programs focusing on leadership, presentations, problem-solving, analytical discussions, and media relations.
AccreditationMiddle States Commission on Higher Education
Job TitlesMarketing Specialist, Marketing Manager, Communications Coordinator, Digital Marketing Specialist, Account Coordinator, Customer Sales Director, Communication Assistant, Marketing Analyst, Digital Marketing & Communications Analyst, Technical Writer
Selected Employer Hiring PartnersCarol Morgan School, Del Monte Hotel Group, Rochester Institute of Technology, Brockport Auxiliary Service Corporation, Dream Go Inc., CM Productions LLC, Tattle, Inc.
Contact UsWe appreciate your interest in your career and we will make every effort to help you succeed. Feel free to contact Taylor Lincoln, the career services coordinator who works with the Communication program. You can access information about services through our web site at https://www.rit.edu/careerservices.
Rochester Institute of Technology . Office of Career Services and Cooperative Education
Bausch & Lomb Center
57 Lomb Memorial Drive . Rochester NY 14623-5603