Areas of Specialization

To complete your online Master of Science in Communications with Newhouse, you will choose one of three specialization options. These three-course concentrations allow you to cultivate deeper expertise in a specific area of communications and better understand its larger role within the industry.

Strategic Communication

Learn to craft communications and examine strategies for successful advertising campaigns that will get noticed by media outlets and journalists.

Explore our strategic communication specialization.


Write and produce stories for Web-based media outlets and explore the latest in digital media platforms.

Explore our journalism innovation specialization.

Media Management

Explore innovative ways to leverage new media tools like data analysis and market research while learning to lead diverse teams in a variety of fields.

Explore our media management specialization.