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Communication Studies - Intercultural Communication

University of Miami

12 months
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2100 USD/credit
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About

The goals of the Master of Arts in Communication Studies - Intercultural Communication at University of Miami are to provide students with a rigorous educational experience, to develop an advanced understanding of the human communication process, to increase awareness of the interdisciplinary nature of the communication field, and to develop oral, written, critical thinking, and research skills.

Overview

Students in the Communication Studies - Intercultural Communication program at University of Miami complete coursework in persuasion, interpersonal, intercultural, organizational, and health communication together with research methods applicable to these areas.

Two programs are offered. The thesis program emphasizes the student’s development of research skills under faculty supervision (30 credits). The non-thesis program focuses on a theoretical foundation with emphasis on applied communication (36 credits). Students will be prepared for leadership positions in public or private organizations at the national or international level, or pursue advance degrees.

Goals

The goals of the Master of Arts Program in Communication Studies are to provide students with a rigorous graduate level academic experience, comprehensive understanding of theoretical communication concepts, and development of advanced oral, written, critical thinking, and research skills.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Theories of Communication
  • Methods of Communication Research
  • Qualitative Research Methodologies
  • Special Topics in Communication
  • Seminar in Persuasive Communication
  • Intercultural Communication: International Perspectives
  • Intercultural Communication: Domestic Perspectives
  • Culture and Organizations
  • Culture And Health
  • The Executive Communicator

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

36 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GRE admission requirements GRE®
Required

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Send Official Transcripts
  • Letters of recommendation can be submitted online
  • Students should send their official Graduate Record Examination (GRE) scores
  • Students should submit a 500 word typed statement of academic and professional goals.
  • TOEFL (if applicable) scores from ETS
  • A copy of passport.
  • Copy of diploma with English translation for degrees earned outside of the United States.
  • Official / original transcripts with English translation.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    2100 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2100 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    2100 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2100 USD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for Miami

1508 - 2603 USD /month
Living costs

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

Funding

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