Communication and Media Technologies Graduate Degree
Are you ready to jump start your way into a high-paying position in today's innovative technology industries? The Communication and Media Technologies Graduate Degree from RIT is your best first step to getting there. At RIT you'll discover 80 Graduate Programs in some of today's most preferred, recession-proof math and science-related disciplines. So don't wait: get in touch today to discover more about RIT's programs!
Students pursuing the Communication and Media Technologies graduate degree can expect to receive a career-focused, interdisciplinary education that unites a liberal arts curriculum with applied, professional studies. Courses in humanities, social science, and applied technology will take students through the successful analysis and resolution of communication issues, as well as the development of effective messaging techniques.
Students will study both past and present communication issues and their social, ethical, and legal effects. Elective courses give students the opportunity to hone their skills in written and visual content across a variety of media, while applied courses allow them to implement those skills. A thesis or communication project will complement the student's academic interests and professional goals.
Graduates will be prepared for careers as communication experts in a variety of venues, including education, entertainment, commerce, industry, government, and not-for-profit. A number of graduates have also chosen to further their education by pursuing a doctoral degree.
As an alternative to the MS degree, the advanced certificate in Communication and Digital Media especially suits professionals who want to update their skills, refresh their knowledge of the media landscape, or add to their list of credentials.
Graduate from RIT and the world takes notice
When you decide to study at RIT, a world of opportunity is at your fingertips. Imagine the possibility of networking with countless national and international corporate and government entities prepared to give you unparalleled opportunities in research and career placement, in addition to having access to internationally respected faculty members who have made significant contributions in their respective fields.
A Graduate Degree in Communication and Media Technologies at RIT can advance your earning potential. More than 400 domestic and international employers attended our most recent career fair to meet our graduates. Most universities are satisfied if they attract 100! Not only that, but when you complete your education at RIT, you'll be networked with more than 100,000 well-connected alumni who know and respect the power of an RIT qualification.
Each year motivated scholars find themselves at home in RIT's innovative learning community. Our graduates confidently transition into the "real" world feeling that what they've learned at RIT will help them in life, and most importantly, give them an advantage in the job market. Intensive learning, field-experienced professors and committed students studying in ground breaking fields like communication and media technologies allow RIT to be consistently ranked among the elite colleges. Ask about our quarter program, which allows you to take classes four times a year and earn your degree faster.