MS in Communication: Health Communication
Lasell's Master of Science in Communication with a concentration in Health Communication focuses on communicating health-related messages, launching a health campaign, branding health services, and ethical issues involved in the health industry. Health Communication will add a sound understanding of the health communication environment to students' skill-sets and will prepare them to address the challenges and opportunities that health settings provide. Lasell offers a comprehensive graduate program in health communication where students enrolled in this program will have a vantage point in their current position as well as will be prepared for their next job in Health Communication. Students completing this master's degree can pursue careers in bio-tech corporations, hospitals, health-related non-profit organizations and nongovernmental organizations, and consultant practices. View the Master of Communication with a concentration in Health Communication admission requirements.
Lasell's Graduate Program also offers a Health Communication Certificate.
Core MS Curriculum
|COM 701||Communication, Ethics, and Society||3|
|COM 702||Organizational Communication||3|
|COM 703||Communication Research||3|
|COM 705||Media Relations||3|
|COM 709||Negotiations and Conflict Resolution||3|
|COM 738||Persuasion and Public Opinion||3|
Health Communication Concentration Courses
|COM 751||Health Communications||3|
|COM 756||Health Promotions and Campaigns||3|
|COM 758||Branding Health Services||3|
Electives (Choose 2)
Possible elective options (see full list of course options here):
|COM 730||Graphic Design for the Marketplace||3|
|COM 741||Marketing Research||3|
|COM 745||Marketing Strategy||3|
|COM 750||Intercultural Communication||3|
|COM 743||Integrated Marketing Communication & the Internet||3|
View our complete graduate course descriptions.