M.A. in Media and Communication

Our master’s program in Chapel Hill balances training in communication skills, concepts and research methods.


Master’s Degree Programs of Study

Seeking a career in a media or communication industry?

Pursuing a career in academia or research?

Theory and Research

You can complete the Theory and Research program of study while earning a UNC School of Law degree in the J.D./M.A. dual-degree program.

Working full-time?

Learn about our part-time, online master’s program for communications professionals.


Why Carolina?

Get access to world-class resources on campus and a worldwide network of more than 16,000 Hussman alumni.

Chapel Hill and the Research Triangle region are home to college-town charm, abundant culture and high-tech industry.

Learn about UNC Hussman


Learn more

Complete this form and we’ll contact you with information and program updates.

Or contact the Graduate Studies team at mjgrad@unc.edu or (919) 843-8307.




May 1
Spring Research Colloquium
Freedom Forum Conference Center (Carroll 305)

Student Work

UNC Hussman at the 2023 National Communication Association Convention
Research Roundup: Summer-Fall 2023
UNC Hussman at AEJMC 2023 in Washington
UNC Hussman at the 2023 International Communication Association Conference
Congrats, Hussman graduates
UNC Hussman students honored with school’s 2023 outstanding graduate awards
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