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Communication

University of Illinois Springfield

M.A. On Campus
12 months
Duration
21816 USD/year
21816 USD/year
10632 USD/year
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About

Although 400-level Communication courses at University of Illinois Springfield are open to both B.A and M.A. candidates, graduate students enrolled in 400-level courses should expect more stringent grading standards and/or more assignments (and perhaps differently structured assignments) than undergraduates enrolled in the same courses. 

Overview

Learning outcomes

It is recommended each new Communication graduate student at University of Illinois Springfield should consult with a faculty advisor before initial registration. Academic advisors work with students to develop a tentative plan of study based on department requirements and on the students’ personal interests.

All Communication M.A. candidates are required to complete at least 36 hours of graduate study in communication.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Understanding Media
  • Oral Communication
  • Sport/Media/Culture & College
  • Human Sexualities
  • Media Writing
  • Introduction to Graduate Study in Communication
  • Research Methods in Communication

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Applications should be complete at least two months prior to their desired enrollment date for adequate processing time. 

Language

English

Credits

40 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

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.
61
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).
5
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Complete the Online Admissions Application
  • Personal and Academic Statement
  • Personal Statement – This is an applicant’s chance to tell us about themselves. Describe interests and accomplishments which are not indicated elsewhere on the application.
  • Academic Statement – Tell us more about professional aspiration, intellectual interests, and personal experiences relevant to the choice of a specific academic program at the University of Illinois at Springfield.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    21816 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 10908 USD per semester and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    21816 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 10908 USD per semester and a duration of 12 months.
  • In-State

    10632 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 5316 USD per semester and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

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