Degree Requirements

 

Domestic Students International Students
6 Core Courses 6 Core Courses
2 Elective Courses 2 Elective Courses
1 Proseminar 1 Proseminar
1 Applied Course (internship or practicum) 1 Applied Course (internship or practicum)
  2.25 International Courses
TOTAL: 10 credits within 5 years from the start of the first quarter. TOTAL: 12.25 credits within 5 years from the start of the first quarter.

 

Degree Timeline

Most students complete the program in one year. However, students have up to five years to complete degree requirements should they want to take more time. All students must complete all requirements for the master’s degree within five years of the date of their initial registration in the MSHC program and are subject to meeting new program requirements should they change within the five years.

MS in Health Communication
Northwestern University
710 N. Lake Shore Drive
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Chicago, IL 60611
312-503-4117
healthcomm@northwestern.edu