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Communication Studies

Indiana University South Bend

12 months
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713 USD/credit 21390 USD/year
713 USD/credit 21390 USD/year
302 USD/credit 9060 USD/year
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The graduate program in Communication Studies at Indiana University South Bend provides students the opportunity to earn the degree of Master of Arts (M.A.) in Communication Studies.

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Overview

The Master of Arts (M.A.) in Communication Studies at Indiana University South Bend offers a rigorous curriculum that is competitive with other graduate programs at IU South Bend and in the region. 

Learning outcomes

Our instructors have both the theoretical and practical knowledge that will be an advantage to the students. Our 36 credit hour graduate program has four concentrations to choose from, and students take 15 credit hours in their chosen area. The required thesis or capstone option will provide an opportunity to demonstrate their excellence in the program.

The M.A. in Communication Studies degree is a flexible program intended for students and working professionals holding a bachelor’s degree in communication, or in a related field. Full-time students may complete the program in two years. Adjusted courses of study are available to part-time students.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Applied Quantitative Research Methods in Communication Studies
  • Applied Qualitative Research Methods in Communication Studies
  • Introduction to Graduate Study and Research
  • Introduction to Communication Theory

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

30 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Post-Secondary School Graduation Requirements for All Programs:
  • Graduation from a U.S. or Canadian post-secondary school or meet the country-specific post-secondary preparation requirements.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    21390 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 713 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    21390 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 713 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • In-State

    9060 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 302 USD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for South Bend

885 - 1432 USD /month
Living costs

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Funding

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