M.A. On Campus


University of Texas El Paso

12 months
17530 USD/year
17530 USD/year
7696 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The Master’s program in the Department of Communication at University of Texas El Paso is a graduate researched based program that focuses on theory research, research methods and communication principles.


In order to qualify for the Master’s program, a student must complete a bachelor's degree in communication or a related field. A student must take the Graduate Record Examination (GRE) before entering the Master’s program.

Learning outcomes

The Master’s program at University of Texas El Paso concentrates on four specific fields of communication, Intrapersonal, Interpersonal, Organizational Communication and Mass (Media) Communication.

Intrapersonal Communication deals with information processing in human organisms and the possibility of genetic capacity to represent the cognitive processes.

Interpersonal Communication is a basic form of communication. It concentrates on the development of corporations and consensus between human beings. Mass (Media) Communication concentrates on complex mediated systems from literacy to electronic systems that developed in the 20th century. Media theories are explored that study the impact of a simple source on complex social population.

Organizational Communication explores the theory and research of complex organizing systems that are designed to achieve outcomes that require corporations and consensus to achieve complex goals.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Graduate Studies
  • Interpersonal Communication
  • Media and Society
  • Intercultural/International Communication
  • New Communication Technologies
  • Organizational Communication
  • Communication Education
  • Communication Theory
  • Organizational Communication

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


36 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
GRE admission requirements GRE®

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Transcripts and diploma/certificates of all universities and colleges attended prior to application
  • Evaluation of credentials is highly recommended for applicants who have earned university level credit from international institutions.
  • An approved evaluation requires a detailed course-by-course evaluation.
  • Entry test scores for GRE/GMAT/PTE.
  • TOEFL/IELTS required for degrees conferred in non-English speaking countries.
  • Official test scores must be submitted directly from the testing agency. 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    17530 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 17530 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    17530 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 17530 USD per year during 12 months.
  • In-State

    7696 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7696 USD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for El Paso

888 - 1646 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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