Dual Degree in Global Media and Communication
We prepare you to redefine the way the world communicates in two important global media capitals: Los Angeles and London.
You will learn to understand, interpret, assess and navigate the ever-changing world of politics, culture, communication, technology and economics with our expert faculty from USC Annenberg and The London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE).
Spending your first year at LSE and your second year at USC Annenberg, you can take courses in communication, journalism, public relations and public diplomacy. While earning your MA in Global Media and Communication and MSc in Global Media and Communications, you will build a research portfolio and an international network that position you at the forefront of professional opportunities across global media, technology, advertising and business.
By the numbers
Student, alumni and faculty work
For Marie Chantal Marauta, the dual degree in global communication offered the chance to get international experience while studying gender and media in depth.
Through the Managing Complexity in Diverse Organizations program, USC Annenberg master’s students learn to advance equity and representation across the communication and media landscape.
Maria Vittoria Borghi studies health technology communication in two of the world’s most important media capitals: Los Angeles and London.
Serving as a public information intern at the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees in Vienna, alumna Hannah Traussnigg works to dismantle negative stereotypes associated with refugees and migrants through social media strategies and awareness campaigns.
Learn on the global scale
From its founding, the London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE) has aimed to be a laboratory of the social sciences, a place where ideas are developed, analyzed, evaluated and disseminated around the world. Few university institutions are as international as the LSE. With this unique, first-of-its-kind dual degree, you will explore global communications with London as your campus.