We recognize the specialized needs, interest areas, and time limitations of today’s public relations practitioners. The MCM program uses a "hybrid" approach of limited residency with online learning to permit the greatest flexibility in work life scheduling. The decision to pursue a master's degree, while continuing to work full time, is a critical professional and personal decision. You may be considering professional development, career advancement, improved management skills and competencies, expanded business networks, or post-secondary teaching potential. Whatever your goals, we promise to support you before, during, and after you complete your degree.