MAHRC Curriculum

The program is 100% online and is designed to fit your individualized life-style. It can be completed in as little as 15 months!

The program is delivered in asynchronous format allowing for flexible schedules. You can study at your convenience without sacrificing your job or family life. Ashland University's Health & Risk Communication program will help you move ahead in your career without putting your life on hold.

Courses are offered in three semesters: Spring (January), Summer (May) and Fall (August)

This 30 hour online degree is comprised of the following curriculum:

COM 510 Introduction to Graduate Studies in Communication 1 credit hour
COM 520 Research Methods in Communication 3 credit hours
COM 530 Theories of Communication 3 credit hours
COM 540 Health Communication 3 credit hours
COM 550 Crisis Communication 3 credit hours
COM 610 Risk Communication 3 credit hours
COM 620 Strategic Communication 3 credit hours
COM 630 Interpersonal Communication 3 credit hours
COM 640 Organizational Communication 3 credit hours
COM 710 Informatics in Health and Communication 1 credit hour
COM 720 Seminar in Health and Risk Communication 3 credit hours
COM 780 Capstone in Communication Studies 1 credit hour