Emerson’s Strategic Marketing Communication MA allows you to build the Master’s degree you want based on your career goals and personal interests. Choose to focus on Strategic Planning, Digital Strategy, or Brand Strategy and learn the marketing foundations for success in any industry. 

Program highlights include:

  • 5+5 Curriculum structure that presents you with 5 foundational marketing-level courses, and 5 courses in the focus area of your choice: Strategic Planning, Digital Strategy, or Brand Strategy
  • Customizable program experience ensuring you learn the skills you need to fulfill professional and personal goals
  • Full-time and part-time options available, with courses primarily offered in the evenings to allow you flexibility in your schedule
  • No GRE requirements to apply

Meet Your Admission Counselor


Experience Emerson Live: Designing Brand Resonance Workshop

October 18, 2022, 6:30 p.m. EDT

Join us for a virtual glimpse into the Strategic Marketing Communication (MA) program! During this virtual, hands-on workshop, you'll get the opportunity to interact with Emerson faculty and learn how brands leverage methodologies like design thinking to develop solutions with emotional resonance for their target audience. Admissions staff will also be available to answer any questions you may have about the program or application process. We hope to see you there!

Graduate Open House (On-Campus Programs)

November 3, 2022, 5:00 p.m. EDT

Attend our Graduate Admission Fall Open House! Join us for the opportunity to visit our Downtown Boston campus, meet current students and faculty, and learn more about Emerson College's campus-based graduate programs and community resources. We hope to see you there! Registration for campus tours and the open house can be found at the link below.