Political Communication (MA)

No GRE required to apply

Gain the skills to help political candidates manage their image with Emerson’s Master’s in Political Communication. At Emerson, you’ll receive an education unlike any other master’s in political science program. 

Enhance your resume:

  • Work with Emerson Polling, a nationally respected polling organization 
  • Study international relations for a term in Sydney, Barcelona, or Lisbon

Learn industry skills such as:

  • Speechwriting
  • Crisis communication
  • Campaign management
  • Public opinion analysis

Working professionals can earn up to 8 advanced standing credits for relevant work experience.

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Full-time or Part-time

Full-time or part-time options with primarily evening courses let you complete your program in one to three years.

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Practical Learning Experience

Students have the opportunity to work with the highly-respected Emerson Polling and with professional and academic publications.

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Advanced Standing Opportunity

Gain up to 8 credits of advanced standing through relevant work experience.

Why Emerson

Become a creative force at Emerson College, the nation’s premier institution of higher learning devoted to communication and the arts. Emerson College draws independent minds from diverse backgrounds around the world, and our graduate programs offer a creative learning experience in flexible formats that enable you to advance your passion into an inspiring career.