Study digital culture as it evolves.

January 15

Priority Fall Deadline

Apply for Fall admission and CCT scholarships/fellowships. Fall term starts late August.

April 1

Regular Fall Deadline

Apply for Fall admission (no CCT funding). Fall term starts late August. 

October 1

Regular Spring Deadline

Apply for Spring admission (no CCT funding). Spring term starts mid-January. 

CCT is Georgetown’s flagship interdisciplinary Master of Arts Program. Since 1996, we have been studying the impact of technology on society, and society on technology.

  • You direct your educational focus. Build a curriculum that allows for intellectual exploration.
  • Only 2 mandatory courses. Electives may be from CCT and other schools on campus.
  • Courses allow you to learn both theory and application.
  • Techies and non-techies work together in a challenging, collaborative environment.
  • Faculty engage in groundbreaking interdisciplinary work.
  • Our active alumni network spans a wide range of careers.


Student Profiles

“I wanted a program that encouraged a multi-faceted exploration of some of the most complicated problems facing the fields of technology and media, and CCT offered just that!” ~ Mary Margaret Herring, CCT ’23

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Alumni Profiles

“I chose CCT because I wanted to make sense of all my interests. I was a tinkerer who dabbled with code, had an affinity for brand strategy and loved to write. CCT helped me turn my many interests into a focus and eventually a career.” ~ Deron Hogans, CCT ’12 (new window)

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Faculty Profiles

“Those who hire CCT grads know: in addition to technical skills, they have something even more valuable at the leadership level – a conceptual, ‘big picture’ understanding of the complex web of cultural, political, and economic relations in which our technologies are embedded.” ~ Martin Irvine, Founding Director and Core Faculty (new window)

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Professor Matthew Tinkcom speaking at the podium at the CCT 20th Anniversary

“CCT now approaches its 25th year as one of the most innovative interdisciplinary graduate programs in the world, a program whose members examine the connections among human life, technologies of communication, and cultural practices both historical and contemporary.” ~ Matthew Tinkcom, CCT Director

Read our Director’s Message


CCT Professor Highlight: Mark MacCarthy

May 23rd, 2024

CCT is excited to feature Professor Mark MacCarthy in our latest professor highlight! Mark MacCarthy has been teaching at CCT since the program first started in 1999, where he was brought in…

CCT 2024 Ideathon

May 15th, 2024

The Georgetown University x NTU Ideathon, held in Singapore, was an ambitious collaborative initiative involving Georgetown University’s Communication, Culture, and Technology (CCT) program,…

CCT Professor Highlight: Matthew Tinkcom

April 18th, 2024

CCT is excited to feature Professor Matthew Tinkcom in our latest professor highlight! Tinkcom earned his Ph.D. from the University of Pittsburgh, his M.A. from the University of Texas at…

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