University of Nebraska Omaha

24 months
777 USD/credit
299 USD/credit
Tuition fee
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The School of Communication from University of Nebraska Omaha offers a Master of Arts degree emphasizing a broad theoretical knowledge of speech and mass communication.


Graduate students of this Communication program at University of Nebraska Omaha achieve in-depth understanding of communication processes and effects and acquire the skills needed to conduct original research and grow professionally. Graduate faculty members offer an impressive blend of both academic and professional experience. 

Our faculty are actively involved in the communication field through publication of new research in top scholarly journals and ongoing partnerships with national and international professional organizations.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Quantitative emphasis
  • Communication studies
  • Foundations of mass communication

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines




On Campus

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.
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).

Other requirements

General requirements

Program-Specific Requirements:

  • Three (3) Letters of Recommendation (A minimum of 1 letter from a faculty member should be included if at all possible. Other letters should address an applicants' ability to do advanced-level academic work.)
  • Statement of Purpose - The Statement of Purpose should be 500 words in length and should answer the following questions:
  • Why have you chosen the UNO School of Communication Master’s degree program?

Tuition Fee

  • International

    777 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 777 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    299 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 299 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.

Tuition fee per credit hour


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