Program in Master's in Design Management & Communications


Message From the Faculty Director

Welcome to the Master's in Design Management & Communications program. We are excited to bring you a thought-provoking program that is uniquely focused on the intersection between design, communications, and leadership. The truly innovative approach, born from human-centric design, is proving a powerful framework for addressing increasingly complex challenges across a wide range of industries.

Our virtual, interactive classes are taught by world-class faculty members that are leaders in the industry. This amazing group of working professionals brings our program a deep passion to share their knowledge, life lessons, business acumen and help to build the next-generation of leaders.

You are not only a part of one program at Georgetown SCS, you are a part of a school that includes a wide-range of professional communications programs. As a DMC student, you are able to leverage the topics in our sister programs in integrated marketing communications, public relations and journalism. You will leave the program with a deeper, richer understanding the multifaceted and changing communications industry and ready to think about and solve challenges in effective and innovative ways.

With warm regards,

Wendy Zajack
Faculty Director and Assistant Professor of the Practice, Design Management & Communications


With more than 20 years of experience in public relations, marketing, media relations and internal ...

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Laura Ferry is the founder of Good Company, a social impact and brand citizenship consultancy, ...

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Since starting as a copywriter in 1979, Bob Fiddler has built a career in marketing ...

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Brian Kupersmit is the Owner of Collective Wisdom LLC, which delivers skilled facilitation to help ...

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Franklin Parrish is a content strategist and creative director with over 15 years of experience ...

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Ronn Richardson is an adjunct instructor in the Master of Professional Studies in the Design ...

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Justin H. Schauble is an adjunct instructor in the Master of Design Management & Communications ...

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Scott Schmidt currently serves as Adjunct Professor at the Georgetown University School of Continuing Studies ...

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Dr. Xiaopeng Wang has over a decade of teaching and research experience in visual journalism, ...

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I’m a creative professional with advertising and direct marketing experience in customer acquisition, cross-solicitation, and ...

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