The College of Communication offers the Master of Arts and a Master of Science in four degree plans. Degree plans include Advertising and Public Relations, Journalism, Media Arts, and Speech Communication. The student who is interested either in continuing into a doctoral program or into professional development will find programs that prepare them for the future. Research and development are balanced with applied experiences in the Communication field. Located in the seventh largest media market in the United States, the graduate programs in the College of Communication at Texas Christian University offer diverse opportunities in a supporting and stimulating environment.