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Master of Arts in Communication Graduate Pathway

The following Graduate International Pathway is offered by INTO Mason in collaboration with George Mason University's Department of Communication in the College of Humanities and Social Sciences.

The following grid is for the first semester of the standard, 2-semester pathway into the Master of Arts in Communication:

Standard semester 1 of 2
EAP 506Graduate Communication in the Disciplines I4
INYO 501Graduate Transitions for International Students I2
INYO 502Graduate Transitions for International Students II2
COMM 600Introduction to Graduate Studies3
EAP 410Language Support for International Students2
Total Credits13

The following grid is for the second semester of the standard, 2-semester pathway into the Master of Arts in Communication:

Standard semester 2 of 2
EAP 507Graduate Communication in the Disciplines II4
Grammar Modules for International Students1
Choose TWO classes from the following Communications Theory courses:6
Theories and Research of Mass Communication
Intercultural Communication
Political Communication
Health Communication
Theories of Public Relations
Persuasion Theory
Theories of Interpersonal Communication
Organizational Communication
Risk Communication
Science Communication
Science and the Public
Total Credits11

The following grid is for the single semester of the accelerated, 1-semester pathway into the Master of Arts in Communication:

Accelerated semester 1 of 1
EAP 508Graduate Communication in the Disciplines III4
INYO 504Accelerated Graduate Transitions for International Students3
Grammar Modules for International Students1
COMM 600Introduction to Graduate Studies3
Choose ONE class from the following Communications Theory courses:3
Theories and Research of Mass Communication
Intercultural Communication
Political Communication
Health Communication
Theories of Public Relations
Persuasion Theory
Theories of Interpersonal Communication
Organizational Communication
Risk Communication
Science Communication
Science and the Public
Total Credits14

The following grid is for the first semester of the 2-semester Bridge pathway into the Master of Arts in Communication:

Standard semester 1 of 2
EAP 506Graduate Communication in the Disciplines I4
INYO 501Graduate Transitions for International Students I2
INYO 502Graduate Transitions for International Students II2
COMM 600Introduction to Graduate Studies3
Upper-level Undergraduate Core Course3
Total Credits14

The following grid is for the second semester of the 2-semester Bridge pathway into the Master of Arts in Communication:

Standard semester 2 of 2
EAP 507Graduate Communication in the Disciplines II4
Grammar Modules for International Students1
Choose ONE class from the following Communications Theory courses:3
Theories and Research of Mass Communication
Intercultural Communication
Political Communication
Health Communication
Theories of Public Relations
Persuasion Theory
Theories of Interpersonal Communication
Organizational Communication
Risk Communication
Science Communication
Science and the Public
Upper-level Undergraduate Core Course3
Total Credits11