The online Master of Arts in Mass Communication with a specialization in Web Design includes 37 credit hours: 34 hours of coursework plus three final credits in the capstone course. The program curriculum is guided by an Advisory Council of top industry experts, with courses taught by industry professionals and University of Florida faculty. Full-time students can complete the master’s degree in as few as 16 months.
Unique Learning Experience
UF CJC Online programs are designed for students who crave:
Core Competencies of the Web Design and Online Communication Specialization
Courses are designed to teach students how to:
Core Courses of the Web Design and Online Communication Specialization
Fall: July 1
Spring: November 1
Summer: April 1
DESIGN Get creative with design tools including Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, and InDesign. Create stunning visuals and dynamic websites to drive engagement and enhance a user’s experience.
STRATEGIC COMMUNICATION Focus on critical thinking, analysis, and practical skills to develop and implement communication strategies that advance an organization’s goals.
Specific positions you may qualify for upon graduation include:
If you want to pursue a career in web or graphic design but don’t know where to start, UF’s online master’s program will help you get there. You don’t need any coding or design experience prior to entering the program. All of the instructors have real world experience and live classes mean you can ask all the questions you need along the way. It was a very engaging program and while challenging, it was the best decision I could make for my career.Vicki Grunewald
Freelance Web Designer & Developer
UF MA '15