Graduate Program


UAB offers a Master of Arts (M.A.) degree program in Communication Management. This program is targeted at professionals in communication related fields and students seeking an advanced degree in communication. Students can explore practical and theoretical applications in a variety communication contexts.  Classes will be held primarily or exclusively at night and weekends to benefit working students.

To complete the program students need to complete 36 semester hours of graduate study. The range of courses is designed to allow students to customize their studies according to their career goals.

For more information about the master's degree program in communication management, please check the Graduate Handbook link (For acceptable GRA or MAT scores, and other admission requirements,  please see the FAQ.)

Jonathan H. Amsbary, Ph.D., Graduate Director

IF you are interested in applying for this program, please read the following FAQ.

CM Graduate FAQ

Nondegree Seeking Students


If you are a non degree seeking graduate student you must have the block on your file removed before you can register for classes.  To do this contact the instructor of the class(es) you want to take with the following information:

  • Your Blazer ID
  • Your student number

  • a return e-mail address

  • The classes you wish to register for

He or she will contact you as soon as the blockhas been removed.

Graduation paperwork

          Application for Degree

          Plan of Study

          Plan 2 Approval


Graduate Student Links

          Apply to Graduate School
          UAB Graduate School

Communication Management Graduate Handbook

          Communication Management Graduate Catalog

GRE Information

          MAT Information