Master of Arts in Professional Communication

Format

Face-to-face, hybrid, and online 

Credit hours 33 
Time to complete 1.5 years 
Time of day Evenings, hybrid, and online
Start dates Fall, Spring, Summer
Application deadlines Spring
  • Sept. 1 (if currently living outside the United States)
  • Nov. 30 (if currently living inside the United States)
Summer
  • Feb. 1 (if currently living outside the United States)
  • March 15 (if currently living inside the United States)
Fall
  • April 1 (if currently living outside the United States)
  • June 1 (if currently living inside the United States)
Admissions Requirements At least a 3.2 grade point average for previous college-level work, and a GRE score in the 65th percentile for verbal reasoning (= score of around 155) or an MAT score in the 50th percentile (= raw score of around 410) or above.
Tuition and fees uah.edu/bursar/tuition
Graduate Financial Aid uah.edu/admissions/graduate/financial-aid
Department Assistantships

Graduate Teaching Assistants' Requirements

  1. Must take CM 610 Communication Pedagogy before becoming a GTA
  2. Must have 18 hours of grad work

Graduate Teaching Assistants' Benefits

  1. Paid tuition & health insurance
  2. Bi-weekly stipend

Graduate Teaching Assistants' Obligations

  1. Full GTA/GRA/GAs (working 20 hours per week) are expected to be full-time students taking nine (9) graduate credit hours per term. Withdrawal from any course(s) that results in a course load below this level will require you to reimburse the University for that course’s tuition
  2. Students holding 20-hour per week assistantships may not hold additional employment during the term of this assistantship