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New Part-Time Hybrid M.S. Available

The part-time Master’s degree in Strategic Communication has moved to a primarily-online format for working professionals based in or outside of the New York City area.
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Fall 2023 REQUIRED Welcome and Orientation Activities for Incoming Full-Time Students

The Strategic Communication program will host an academic program breakout session during the week of August 28 - September 1, 2023.  This event will be the official orientation session for the incoming cohort of full-time students.  Students will meet the Program Director and other team members at this session.  Columbia SPS Student Life will email incoming students the day/time and registration information for this breakout session in the coming weeks.  

In addition to the academic program breakout, the program will host the following welcome and orientation activities.   

Friday, September 8, 2023

Location: TBD

1:00 - 4:30 pm Effective Teams Workshop 

In this interactive workshop, students will increase their self-awareness and personal effectiveness and learn self-leadership.  By strengthening their interpersonal skills, they will understand their impact on groups.  They will practice shared leadership, learning to distribute leadership within their teams. 

4:30 - 5:00 pm Break 

5:00 - 6:15 pm Alumni Panel  

Hear from recent graduates of the program.  Alumni will share their student experience, insights, advice and career trajectory since graduating from the program.   

6:15 - 8:00 pm Welcome / Welcome Back Student Reception 

Join us for a cocktail reception hosted by the Strategic Communication program for all incoming and continuing students.  


The program team will email all incoming full-time students with additional information and registration links.