• Media Management (MS) 2

    Media Management (MS)

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    Admission Contact
    Karl Ramos
    79 Fifth Avenue, 5th Floor
    New York, NY 10003
    212.229.5150 x2330

    Program Contact
    School of Media Studies
    79 Fifth Avenue, 16th Floor
    New York, NY 10003
    Phone: 212.229.8903

  • The master's program in Media Management offers you the advanced tools, practical experience, and professional network you need to succeed as a leader in today's rapidly evolving media industries. Whether you want to advance your media career or launch a new enterprise, our faculty of industry experts provide a solid foundation in the latest practices and concepts for managing traditional and emergent media organizations and platforms.

    • Degree Master of Science
    • Credits 36
    • Format Full-time or part-time, on campus or online
    • Duration 2 years (full-time)
    • Start Term Fall or Spring

    Program Highlights

    • Multitalented managers and makers

      Combine advanced business and leadership capacities with creative production skills to create media that makes a difference.

    • International community

      Join a classroom community of diverse global perspectives, with more than one third of students coming from outside of the United States.

    • Global media capital

      Study in New York City and access world-class media internships, career opportunities, cultural events, and industry networks.

    • Flexibility for working students

      Enjoy the freedom to study full-time or part-time, on our campus in New York or online from anywhere in the world.

    Interdisciplinary Curriculum

    Keeping your knowledge and skills up-to-date as markets change and technologies advance is critical to your professional success. The Media Management curriculum prepares you with the skills and strategies needed for the rapidly evolving media industry. You may plan in-depth study in one or more of the subject areas listed below, sample a variety of subjects and approaches, or both.  

    • Business development
    • Data analytics
    • Innovation and entrepreneurship
    • Integrated media strategies
    • Marketing and media sales
    • Project leadership

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    Career Paths

    Media Management graduates pursue their passions in many areas, including production, marketing, and business management for television, film, radio, and digital media; branding, marketing, and advertising; and media administration for commercial and nonprofit organizations. Many students advance their careers before they even graduate, participating in internships at leading media companies such as TIDAL, NBC News, CNN, BET, Sony Music Entertainment, and The Late Show on CBS.

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