Marketing Communications – Writing
The advertising and public relations fields are in need of strong writers. If creative writing is your interest, consider Midway University’s online writing concentration in marketing communications.
A Marketing Communications Writing degree from Midway University can provide you with the skills you need to write for many types of industry needs.
Courses include introduction to journalism, advertising writing, professional and political writing.
All student complete the core course requirements and then choose one of two concentrations as a specialization. In addition to writing students may also choose graphic design. Our graduates are prepared for careers in areas such as corporate communication, integrated marketing management, advertising, brand management, public relations, and speech writing.
90% of students receive some form of financial assistance
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Frequently Asked Questions
We offer a simple online application process. Create your account, submit all materials and track your application status conveniently online. Paper application forms are available for download if needed. Admissions Counselors are available to assist you with the application process and answer any questions you may have about Midway University and our programs. Give them a call at 1-800-952-4122 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Students are eligible as “full-time and “part-time” students for Federal loans and may be eligible for Federal and/or State grants. (A full-time student is a student taking 12 credit hours or more per term; a part-time student is a student taking 6-12 credit hours.)
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An admission decision can only be made with official documents. Transcripts are considered official when they are either mailed directly to Midway University from the issuing institution in a sealed envelope or sent electronically by a secured third party such at National Student Clearinghouse or Parchment.
Midway University works hard to provide quality degree programs at an affordable price for our students. Students can view our Tuition and Fees Schedule online.
Make sure you get the whole picture before making your decision. First, complete your FAFSA so you can see what financial aid you are eligible to receive and complete your application. Once you are admitted to Midway University, you can meet with our Financial Aid Office to discuss all the eligible aid (federal, state and institutional) that you have access to and apply for scholarships. This is the only way to figure out the true cost and if you will have any out-of-pocket expenses to cover.
Midway University accepts transfer credits from regionally accredited institutions that are 100-level or higher with a grade of “C” or better. At the time of admission, our Admissions Counselors will provide an unofficial evaluation of your transfer credit. An official evaluation will be completed by the Registrar’s Office after acceptance.
Don’t see your question here? Our admissions staff would be happy to discuss our online degree programs with you and answer your questions. Get the conversation started by calling us at 800.952.4122 or by email at email@example.com.
A Peek Inside Our Program
You will earn your Marketing Communications Writing degree by completing 120 credit hours.
|Course Number||Name of Course||Credit Hours|
General Education Requirements
|ART 202||Photoshop I||3|
|BUS 255||Principles of Marketing||3|
|MCO 201||Introduction to Marketing Communications||3|
|MCO 210||Writing for Marketing Communications||3|
|MCO 220||Advertising Principles||3|
|MCO 230||Graphic Design I||3|
|MCO 301||Introduction to Public Relations||3|
|MCO 315||Consumer/Audience Analysis||3|
|MCO 320||Global Brand Management||3|
|MCO 405||Internal Brand Communication||3|
|MCO 435||Digital and Social Media||3|
|MCO 450||Media Sales and Analysis||3|
Writing Concentration Courses
|ENG 211||Introduction to Journalism||3|
|ENG 312||Professional Writing||3|
|ENG 313||American Literature Survey I||3|
|MCO 318||Advertising Writing||3|
|MCO 350||Political Writing||3|
|MCO 410||Applied MCO Writing||3|
Total Credit Hours