Master of Arts in Integrated Global Communication

Envision your future in global communication with the Master of Arts in Integral Communication program offered at Kennesaw State University. Located near Atlanta, a dynamic hub of global organizations, this residential 30-hour graduate program is designed to equip students for a successful career in globally integrated environments. 

Whether you’re an up-and-coming professional seeking career growth, aiming to transition to a new role or industry, or considering further academic pursuits, the M.A. in Integral Communication caters to individuals at various stages of their careers. 

This innovative program strikes a unique balance between theoretical knowledge and practical application, fostering collaboration and leadership through a cohort model. One of its distinctive features is the Summer Engagement Abroad Module (SEAM), offering students an unparalleled opportunity to immerse themselves in global communication practices by studying, observing, or working alongside communication professionals in another country. 

Students in this program will engage in the analysis of complex global communication scenarios, develop cutting-edge research insights, and craft comprehensive strategic plans for real-world clients. 
Embark on your journey towards becoming a proficient global communicator at Kennesaw State University, where theory meets practice, and innovation thrives in a vibrant academic community. 


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Program Snapshot

Program Format: Face-to-Face

Number of Credit Hours: 30 Total Hours

Entry Term: Fall, Spring

Time to Complete: 16-month Program

Application Deadlines:

  • Spring, November 1st
  • Fall, June 1st
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Admissions Requirements

  • Online Graduate Application -There is a non-refundable $60 application fee.
  • Transcripts - Official transcripts from EACH College and/or University you have attended.  Must be in a sealed envelope from the institution or sent electronically from the institution directly to
  • Recommended GPA of 3.0 or higher.
  • Letter of Application (Must be uploaded into the online application) - Should state the importance of M.A. in Integrated Global Communications in achieving your career goals.
  • Essay (Must be uploaded into the online application) - Why does global communication interest you? Provide a brief statement addressing the formation of your multicultural or global interests and a description of tentative plans for research (specific problems or general areas) in the MAIGC program. (500 words)
  • Resume (Must be uploaded into the online application)
  • Letters of Recommendation (3) (Should be uploaded within online application or sent directly to Should be mix of academic and professional.
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Integrated Global Communication Degree Benefits at Kennesaw State

  • Alumni Testimonials – Read how the integrated global communications degree will have a positive impact on your career.

  • Study Abroad – You will experience real-world challenges and solutions in a global environment with our summer engagement study abroad module.

  • Graduate Assistantships – Learn how to earn a stipend or tuition waivers with a graduate assistantship.

What can you do with an Integrated Global Communication degree?

Graduates of the M.A. in Integrated Global Communication pursue career opportunities in nonprofit, corporate, agency, digital & social media, and government organizations. Below are a list of potential job titles:

  • Account Executive
  • Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) Manager
  • Digital Strategist
  • Founder
  • Global Communication Specialist
  • Marketing Director
  • Media Manager
  • Multimedia Storyteller
  • Strategic Communications

Integrated Global Communication Salary and Career Information

A career in global communication offers many paths that can easily align with your current and future goals. Below are just a few jobs achievable with a master’s degree in international communications from KSU.

School of Communications & Media

Kennesaw State University 
School of Communications & Media
402 Bartow Ave, MD #2207
Social Sciences Building (402), Rm 5106
Kennesaw, Georgia, 30144 

Phone: 470.578.4377

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