The COML program at Gonzaga is amazing. Regardless of your field, you will benefit from the communication and leadership skills taught.
– Nicole Rogers, Newscast Director
Gonzaga’s online M.A. in Communication and Leadership Studies degree combines classic theories and their applications in a changing and dynamic workplace. Grounded in both global communication theory and leadership studies, this degree provides the qualified credentials you need to work in a variety of careers, fields and industries.
As new technologies emerge, organizations will be required to evolve their communication strategies and reassess how they communicate with their consumer audiences and internal colleagues. Globally, traditional mediums are becoming secondary to new communication channels like social media and digital advertising. All kinds of companies, from health care organizations to non-profits, need communication-savvy leaders who can put their organization on a path toward success while cautiously navigating the challenges associated with a continuously changing communication landscape.
As a graduate of the online Communication and Leadership Studies degree, you will be uniquely qualified for a variety of jobs and positions including, but not limited to:
Public relations manager
Human resource manager
Employment Growth: The Facts
Employment for advertising and promotions managers to grow 13 percent from 2010 to 20201.
Employment for marketing managers will grow 14 percent from 2010 to 20201.
Employment of public relations managers and specialists to grow 21 percent from 2010 to 20202.
When you earn your Master of Arts in Communication and Leadership at Gonzaga, you’ll be able to show that you can handle the demands and challenges of strategic communication in a business landscape where constant change and innovation are the status quo.