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Communication

University of Central Missouri

M.A.
12 months
Duration
627 USD/credit
627 USD/credit
313 USD/credit
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About

Through the M.A. in Communication program at the University of Central Missouri, you can enhance your skills in management, film, videography, radio, news, teaching, and overall communication skills.

Overview

After completing a master’s degree in Communication at the University of Central Missouri, you may qualify for upper-level jobs in fields such as news, social media, advertising, marketing, public relations, sales, human relationships, television, radio or prepare for postgraduate degrees.

This program offers teaching assistantships for Comm1000- Public Speaking. A full-time teaching assistantship requires students to teach 2 face-to-face Public Speaking courses per semester for up to 4 semesters. 

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Introduction to Graduate Studies 
  • Radio Production 
  • Advanced Multimedia
  • Audio for Digital Cinema 
  • Advanced Sports Broadcasting
  • Special Topics in Mass Media 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

All application materials should be received by Graduate Studies at least three weeks prior to the beginning of the semester. 

Language

English

Credits

30 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
2.5

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.
79
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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Must have a 2.50 overall undergraduate GPA
  • Have at least 15 hours of undergraduate communication courses.
  • Complete and submit an online application to UCM’s Graduate School and International Admissions along with your official transcripts.
  • A statement of purpose
  • Two letters of recommendation from professional or academic sources.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    627 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 627 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    627 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 627 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
  • In-State

    313 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 313 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

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