Communication and Journalism, M.A. | University of Wyoming | Laramie, United States
12 months
Duration
16740 USD/year
16740 USD/year
5598 USD/year
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About

The University of Wyoming Communication and Journalism Graduate Program is a scholarly program that turns bright students into knowledgeable, academically grounded, independent-thinking communicators.  The degree provides a solid foundation for your next step whether it is to pursue a Ph.D., teach at a college, work for a non-profit organization, or enter private industry.

Overview

The master's degree in Communication and Journalism from University of Wyoming offers coursework in rhetorical, critical/cultural, and social scientific perspectives and methodologies. Students can complete a traditional research-oriented thesis or a project-based thesis (otherwise known as a Plan B). 

Features

Full-time students will need to decide by the end of their second semester which type of project they will select. Nine credits a semester is considered full time.

Four required courses in theory and methods insure a solid research base on which students build their individual research.  Required classes are completed in the first year so that the second year is used to develop and complete the thesis or project.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Qualitative Research Methods
  • Foundations of Journalism and Communication
  • Quantitative Research Methods 
  • Elective or theory class
  • Independent Study

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

30 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Online Application (a non-refundable application fee of U.S. $50.00 is required)
    • Provide Certified and Attested Copy of Transcripts
    • Provide Official Proof of English Proficiency
    • Provide Proof of Financial Support
    • Official bank statement
    • Copy of Passport
    • If you are currently studying at a U.S. Institution, please provide your school’s immigration coordinator. 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    16740 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 16740 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    16740 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 16740 USD per year during 12 months.
  • In-State

    5598 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 5598 USD per year during 12 months.

Financing

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Funding

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