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About

Whether you want to break into the news industry, create compelling social media content, make documentary films, or run your own public relations firm, the MA in Media and Communication Arts at Pace University will help you further your career in communications. 

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Overview

The MA Media and Communication Arts at Pace University  offers advanced professional training in videography, editing, media writing, public relations, production, and advertising; teaches students how to apply new technology in the workplace; and provides the practical work experience you need to succeed from day one.

The goal for the MA in Communication and Media Arts degree program is to further prepare students for careers in the communications industry which presuppose mastery of the written and spoken word, as well as of the ability to apply new technology in the workplace by offering advanced professional training in videography, editing, media writing, public relations, producing and advertising.

Students will put theory into practice by:

  • Producing oral and written communication for traditional and viral messaging
  • Mastering digital audio and visual technology
  • Communicating in a cross cultural business context using effective media relations
  • Managing programs, processes and people in the media industry

Careers

Graduates have embarked on exciting careers at top-tier companies including A&E Networks, NBC Sports, CNN Turkey, Burberry, Verizon Fios One News, Zenith Optimedia, and more.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Industry Theory and Practice
  • Writing for Organizations
  • Effective Speaking for Industry Professionals
  • Communications Research
  • Internship
  • Media Relations
  • Corporate Communication and Reputation

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
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).
6.5
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PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. The score refers to a total score which ranges between 10 and 90.
53
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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.
80

Credits

36 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

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).
6.5
Start practicing IELTS today!
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. The score refers to a total score which ranges between 10 and 90.
53
More about PTE Academic
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.
80

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Admission requirements include Bachelor’s degree; strong writing, verbal, and interpersonal skills; articulation of reasons supporting the decision to attend a graduate media communication arts program; academic/professional references, and knowledge of basic computer skills.
  • Application Fee
  • Two Letters of Recommendation: Letters should be from academic or professional references that can knowledgeably comment on your ability to successfully complete graduate study.

  • Personal Statement: Send a typewritten essay explaining to the Graduate Admission Committee why you would like to pursue the program of graduate study you have chosen. Additional information regarding your academic performance, as well as professional experience, may also be included in the supplement.
  • All Official Transcripts: Transcripts from every accredited college or university attended (not just the degree granting institution) must be sent to Pace University

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    1285 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1285 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • National

    1285 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1285 USD per credit during 24 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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