School of Graduate Studies
Dr. Melissa Gibson
"The MACS program afforded me the opportunity to expand my comprehension and application of communication theory and ethics, managerial leadership strategies, organizational communication and conflict management."
M’12 Graduate Certificate in Conflict Management Senior Associate Dean of Students, Case Western Reserve
"The MACS program gave me the skills and abilities to follow virtually any professional path I wanted. I am now working in the marketing department of a company that develops software and apps for education."
M’15 International student from Brazil Marketing Professional, Bravi Softw
"The MACS program is a perfect complement in my profession as a utility manager. The program enabled me to expand my critical thinking and embrace new perspectives in all elements of communication."
M’16 Graduate Certificate in Conflict Management Area Manager, Aqua Ohio, Inc.
The Master of Arts in Communication Studies (MACS) program seeks to develop a student’s specialized knowledge and skill in the following areas of emphasis:
Graduates of Edinboro University’s MACS program work in businesses and corporations; non-profit and social service organizations; governmental and educational institutions; and political and international agencies. Some graduates continue their education in doctoral programs at research institutions nationally and internationally.
Graduates of EU’s Master of Communication Studies program develop capabilities to work with and serve others in diverse communities with dignity and respect, to understand the complexities associated with learning and communicating ethical and cultural values, and to initiate and advance his or her professional career in one or more of these areas.