Communication, M.A. | University of Wisconsin Milwaukee | Milwaukee, United States
12 months
Duration
25650 USD/year
25650 USD/year
12220 USD/year
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Tuition fee
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About

The Graduate Program in Communication at University of Wisconsin Milwaukee encompasses advanced degrees, Masters of Arts in Communication (MA) and Doctor of Philosophy in Communication (PhD), offered by the Department of Communication.

Overview

Each graduate degree has its own unique programmatic content developed by department faculty and approved by UWM’s Graduate Faculty Committee (and when necessary other governance bodies, administrators, and/or the UW-System).

At the graduate level (MA, PhD), the Department of Communication’s curriculum consists of courses in Communication Theory and Research with emphasis on Rhetoric and/or Social Science.

Master of Arts in Communication

The Communication program of the University of Wisconsin Milwaukee is designed to provide breadth and depth of study in communication theory and research adopting rhetorical and/or social scientific approaches. The program provides initial and advanced preparation for a variety of careers including continued study leading to the PhD degree.”

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Proseminar: The Discipline of Communication
  • Quantitative Research in Communication
  • Critical Analysis of Communication
  • Qualitative Research in Communication
  • Measurement and Evaluation in Speech Communication
  • Technology for Health Communication

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

30 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
2.75
GRE admission requirements GRE®
Required
GMAT admission requirements GMAT
Required

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A baccalaureate degree, or its equivalent as determined by the UWM Center on International Education, from a regionally accredited institution, completed before the first term of enrollment in the Graduate School. Students applying to approved accelerated master’s degrees are exempt from this requirement.
  • Proficiency in the English language.
  • A minimum cumulative undergraduate grade point average (GPA) of 2.75 on a 4.0 scale, or an equivalent measure on a grading system that does not use a 4.0 scale.
  • A non-refundable, $75 base application fee is required of all applicants

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    25650 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 25650 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    25650 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 25650 USD per year during 12 months.
  • In-State

    12220 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 12220 USD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Milwaukee

1066 - 1767 USD /month
Living costs

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

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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