Admission to the CMA program was suspended as of August 2019. No additional applications will be accepted.
This does not affect students already admitted to the program. Students already enrolled in the CMA will be able to complete their degrees.
The Master of Arts - Communication & Media Administration (CMA) is an interdisciplinary program, which provides understanding and skills relevant to the workings of contemporary communication and media environments. The program offers graduate training for professionals in communication and media careers and will draw on diverse specializations from several disciplines across the university.
To earn a M.A. in Communication and Media Administration, students must complete 33 credits of course work including four core courses (12 credits), three courses from communication environments (9 credits), two courses from digital media practice (6 credits) and two courses from communication administration (6 credits).
Saginaw Valley State University maintains the highest level of accreditation by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools. The commission sets a standard of integrity for universities, taking into consideration the academic mission, strategy, resources, assessment process, teaching effectiveness, student learning, usefulness of curricula, and community involvement.