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Communication Studies

University of Memphis

M.A. On Campus
12 months
Duration
896 USD/credit
704 USD/credit
512 USD/credit
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Tuition fee
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About

Graduates choose the MA in Communication Studies from the University of Memphis because they're looking for an advanced degree that sets them apart from the competition, blends theory and practice, and prepares them to advance in a wide range of careers.

Overview

Some already have a BA in communication; others come to communication studies from English, journalism, and other fields. 

Key Features 

  • But they are all committed to developing advanced knowledge and skills in communication and doing meaningful work in non-profits, corporations, or higher education.
  • Students in the Communication Studies program at the University of Memphis receive advanced scholarly training in preparation for positions in industry, government, healthcare, or non-profit sectors, or for entry into a PhD program.

Programme Structure

  • The Department of Communication offers an array of courses at the graduate level. For a full listing, consult the Graduate Catalog. 
  • Most of these will not be offered every semester, so check the Registrar's Office for an up-to-date schedule.

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

30 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Baccalaureate Degree: The applicant must provide an official transcript showing that a bachelor’s degree was awarded by an accredited college or university. In cases, where a program’s accrediting body allows alternate admissions standards, exceptions may be made. If you are a UofM undergraduate student applying to Graduate School at UofM, you do not need to request that an official transcript be sent to Graduate Admissions. 
  • For domestic students, signed and sealed transcripts that have been in the applicant’s possession can be used for admission purposes; however, official transcripts may later be requested. 
  • Entrance Examinations: New applicants may be required by the individual program to have taken an appropriate entrance examination within five years of the application date. 

Tuition Fee

  • International

    896 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 896 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    704 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 704 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
  • In-State

    512 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 512 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.

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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