College Factual  by our College Data Analytics Team
       Unbiased Factual Guarantee

2024 Best Communication Management and Strategic Communications Schools

25 Colleges in the United States
1,397 Communication Management and Strategic Communications Degrees Awarded
A degree in communication management and strategic communications is more popular than many other degrees. In fact, it ranks #352 out of 1506 on popularity of all such degrees in the nation. This means you won't have too much trouble finding schools that offer the degree.

For its 2024 ranking, College Factual looked at 25 schools in the United States to determine which ones were the best for communication management and strategic communications students pursuing a degree. When you put them all together, these colleges and universities awarded 1,397 degrees in communication management and strategic communications during the 2020-2021 academic year.

Jump to one of the following sections: * Degree-Level Rankings

Choosing a Great Communication Management and Strategic Communications School

Best Communication Management and Strategic Communications Schools Your choice of communication management and strategic communications school matters, so we have put together these rankings to help you make your decision. We derive our Best Overall Communication Management and Strategic Communications School rankings by rolling up our degree-level rankings after weighting them by the number of degrees awarded at each school.

You may want to choose one of the degree levels below to find the schools of most interest to you.

Pick Your Communication Management and Strategic Communications Degree Level

Associate Degrees in Communication Management and Strategic Communications
Bachelor's Degrees in Communication Management and Strategic Communications
Master's Degrees in Communication Management and Strategic Communications
Doctor's Degrees in Communication Management and Strategic Communications

The communication management and strategic communications school you choose to invest your time and money in matters. To help you make the decision that is right for you, we've developed a number of major-specific rankings, including this list of the Best Communication Management and Strategic Communications Schools. You can also filter this list by location to find schools closer to you.

In addition to College Factual's rankings, you may want to take a look at College Combat, our unique tool that lets you pit your favorite schools head-to-head and compare how they rate on factors that most interest you. When you have some time, check it out - you may want to bookmark the link so you don't forget it.

More information on how we come up with our rankings can be found here: College Factual's Data Methodology.


 

Best Schools for Communication Management and Strategic Communications in the United States

If you aren't interested in a particular degree level and want to know which schools are the overall best at delivering an education for the communication management and strategic communications degrees they offer, see the list below.

10 Top Schools in Communication Management and Strategic Communications

1
Master's Degree Highest Degree Type
1st Most Popular In MN
74 Communication Management and Strategic Communications Degrees Awarded

University of Minnesota - Twin Cities is a great decision for students interested in a degree in communication management and strategic communications. Located in the large city of Minneapolis, UMN Twin Cities is a public university with a very large student population. A Best Colleges rank of #51 out of 2,217 schools nationwide means UMN Twin Cities is a great university overall.

There were roughly 74 communication management and strategic communications students who graduated with this degree at UMN Twin Cities in the most recent year we have data available.

More information about a degree in communication management and strategic communications from University of Minnesota - Twin Cities

2

Miami University - Oxford is one of the finest schools in the United States for getting a degree in communication management and strategic communications. Miami University - Oxford is a large public university located in the town of Oxford. A Best Colleges rank of #116 out of 2,217 colleges nationwide means Miami University - Oxford is a great university overall.More information about a degree in communication management and strategic communications from Miami University - Oxford

2
Bachelor's Degree Highest Degree Type
1st Most Popular In NC
159 Communication Management and Strategic Communications Degrees Awarded

It is hard to beat Elon University if you wish to pursue a degree in communication management and strategic communications. Located in the suburb of Elon, Elon is a private not-for-profit university with a moderately-sized student population. A Best Colleges rank of #235 out of 2,217 schools nationwide means Elon is a great university overall.

There were roughly 159 communication management and strategic communications students who graduated with this degree at Elon in the most recent data year.

More information about a degree in communication management and strategic communications from Elon University

3
Bachelor's Degree Highest Degree Type
1st Most Popular In KY
168 Communication Management and Strategic Communications Degrees Awarded

University of Kentucky is one of the best schools in the country for getting a degree in communication management and strategic communications. UK is a fairly large public university located in the large city of Lexington. A Best Colleges rank of #230 out of 2,217 schools nationwide means UK is a great university overall.

There were approximately 168 communication management and strategic communications students who graduated with this degree at UK in the most recent year we have data available.

More information about a degree in communication management and strategic communications from University of Kentucky

4
Bachelor's Degree Highest Degree Type
1st Most Popular In NY
598 Communication Management and Strategic Communications Degrees Awarded

Fashion Institute of Technology is one of the best schools in the country for getting a degree in communication management and strategic communications. Located in the large city of New York, FIT SUNY is a public school with a moderately-sized student population. A Best Colleges rank of #85 out of 2,217 schools nationwide means FIT SUNY is a great school overall.

There were approximately 598 communication management and strategic communications students who graduated with this degree at FIT SUNY in the most recent data year.

More information about a degree in communication management and strategic communications from Fashion Institute of Technology

5
Belmont crest
Belmont University
Nashville, TN

Belmont is a moderately-sized private not-for-profit university located in the city of Nashville. A Best Colleges rank of #206 out of 2,217 colleges nationwide means Belmont is a great university overall.More information about a degree in communication management and strategic communications from Belmont University

6
Master's Degree Highest Degree Type
1st Most Popular In WV
93 Communication Management and Strategic Communications Degrees Awarded

Located in the city of Morgantown, WVU is a public university with a fairly large student population. This university ranks 2nd out of 28 schools for overall quality in the state of West Virginia.

There were roughly 93 communication management and strategic communications students who graduated with this degree at WVU in the most recent year we have data available.

More information about a degree in communication management and strategic communications from West Virginia University

7

Located in the small city of Flagstaff, NAU is a public university with a fairly large student population. A Best Colleges rank of #278 out of 2,217 colleges nationwide means NAU is a great university overall.More information about a degree in communication management and strategic communications from Northern Arizona University

8

Azusa Pacific is a moderately-sized private not-for-profit university located in the large suburb of Azusa. A Best Colleges rank of #259 out of 2,217 schools nationwide means Azusa Pacific is a great university overall.More information about a degree in communication management and strategic communications from Azusa Pacific University

9
Bachelor's Degree Highest Degree Type
1st Most Popular In PA

University of Scranton is a small private not-for-profit university located in the small city of Scranton. A Best Colleges rank of #269 out of 2,217 schools nationwide means University of Scranton is a great university overall.

There were approximately 20 communication management and strategic communications students who graduated with this degree at University of Scranton in the most recent year we have data available.

More information about a degree in communication management and strategic communications from University of Scranton

Communication Management and Strategic Communications by Region

View the Best Communication Management and Strategic Communications Schools for a specific region near you.

Region
Southeast
New England
Rocky Mountains
Plains States
Middle Atlantic
Far Western US
Southwest
Other U.S. Territories
Great Lakes

View All Rankings >

One of 10 majors within the Public Relations & Advertising area of study, Communication Management and Strategic Communications has other similar majors worth exploring.

Related Major Annual Graduates
Public Relations 5,216
Advertising 4,918
Public Relations, Advertising, & Applied Communication 4,203
General Organizational Communication 2,013
Other Public Relations, Advertising, & Applied Communication 1,553
Sports Communication 729
Health Communication 410
International & Intercultural Communication 256
Technical & Scientific Communication 217
Political Communication 187

View All Communication Management and Strategic Communications Related Majors >

Notes and References

More about our data sources and methodologies.

Popular Reports

College Rankings
Best by Location
Degree Guides by Major
Graduate Programs

Compare Your School Options