Southern New Hampshire University (SNHU) has an 80-year history of providing outstanding educational opportunities to students with varied backgrounds, interests, and goals. SNHU has been praised for its emphasis on social awareness, its affordability, and its extensive innovative online degree options that benefit adult learners.
Southern New Hampshire University supports the busy professional, offering relevant, real-world preparation and flexible distance learning programs. Highlights include:
Southern New Hampshire University is regionally accredited by New England Association of Schools and Colleges (NEASC-CIHE), Commission on Institutions of Higher Education.
SNHU’s online Master of Arts in Communication is a cutting-edge graduate program designed for forward-thinking professionals like you. This 12-course program has been newly designed for individuals pursuing a variety of exciting communication related careers, such as public relations, marketing, social media, journalism, advertising, organizational communication, among other fields. In this program, you will explore exciting coursework in areas such as social media practices, reputation management, ethics, personal and corporate brand building, writing for digital platforms, marketing campaign design, and more.
Few topics dominate today’s public discourse like healthcare. The online Masters in Communication with concentration in Health Communication provides students with the knowledge and skills to improve healthcare quality through increased consumer healthcare literacy. In this program, you will build your skill set with 12 newly designed online courses in areas such as eHealth and Technology, Healthcare Ethics, and Contemporary Public Policy.
Virtually every profession values communicators who can shape messages with technology—and keep up with media as it changes. SNHU’s MA in Communication with a concentration in New Media & Marketing is grounded in the hands-on application of current communications practices, so you can immediately use what you learn in your profession. Build your skill set with 12 newly designed online courses in areas such as personal and corporate brand building, writing for digital platforms, and marketing campaign design.
In a 24/7 world, the scrutiny never stops. Learn technology and tactics that show brands in their best light and keep them there with SNHU’s MA in Communication / Public Relations. With a concentration in PR, you will build your skill set with 12 newly designed online courses in areas such as reputation management, social media practices, ethics, integrated PR campaigns, and more.
Interpret the past and illuminate the future with SNHU’s online MA in History. Offered fully online, this new program will provide you with research, writing and critical thinking skills to work in a variety of fields where today’s real world meets meaningful interpretations of the past. Customize your program with electives that suit your interests or concentrate in American, Military or Public History. Regardless of your educational background, your passion for history will thrive in this highly focused master’s degree. No GMAT or GRE required. No language or residency requirements.
SNHU's online MA in History with a concentration in American History provides a greater understanding of the politics and policy, literature, society and culture. Offered fully online, this new program features 11 courses that will deepen your knowledge of American history and show employers an impressive level of commitment that gives you an edge in the applicant pool. Regardless of your educational background, your passion for history will thrive in this highly focused master’s degree. No GMAT or GRE required. No language or residency requirements.
Offered fully online, SNHU’s MA History with a concentration in Military History allows you to emerge as an expert on the relationship between warfare and society. You will master strategy, command, leadership, tactics and technological advances in weaponry. You will identify what “won” wars, and where missteps would have altered our history books forever. Regardless of your educational background, your passion for history will thrive in this highly focused master’s degree. No GMAT or GRE required. No language or residency requirements.
Public historians are committed to making history relevant and useful in the public sphere. SNHU’s online MA History with a concentration in Public History will provide you with a skill set that includes management, preservation and interpretation of historical records and artifacts. This knowledge will lead you to variety of exciting career paths in government, archives, libraries, museums, historical societies, consulting firms and more. Regardless of your educational background, your passion for history will thrive in this highly focused master’s degree. No GMAT or GRE required. No language or residency requirements.
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New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Commission on Institutions of Higher Education
Private, not-for-profit, Higher Education
Format is entirely online using Blackboard.
Master's College or University II
Must have high-speed Internet connection and support Windows XP or greater.
No on-campus requirement. Programs offered entirely online.
Loans may be available. Complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). SNHU’s FAFSA code is 002580.
A university representative will contact you to discuss details. An application and transcripts are required. A copy of your résumé or employment history is required for graduate programs.
The faculty are amazing and the classes are very relevant. SNHU offers a flexible schedule and the staff are prompt with their communication.