The Master of Arts in Mass Communication with a concentration in social media is a 36 credit hour program consisting of 12 credits of core social media courses, nine credits of core mass communication credits, nine elective credit hours, four practicum credit hours, one professional development credit hour, and a three-credit capstone featuring a real client.
For those not pursuing a master’s, there is an option to earn a graduate certificate. For more information on the graduate certificate, click here.
Students in the graduate certificate track complete the first four courses listed above. Upon successful completion, students can transfer into the master’s degree track. Learn more about the graduate certificate.
36 credit hours for master's degree
12 credit hours for graduate certificate
100% online via
recorded lectures & live online class meetings
Fall Semester starts in August
Spring Semester starts in January
Summer Semester starts in May
Courses follow the UF Academic Calendar
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