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Mass Communication

University of North Carolina Chapel Hill

M.A.
24 months
Duration
29424 USD/year
12212 USD/year
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About

The Mass Communication program is offered at University of North Carolina Chapel Hill.

Overview

The School of Media and Journalism offers programs leading to the master of arts in media and communication, the master of arts in digital communication, and the doctor of philosophy in media and communication.The M.A. in mass communication program is a residential program. Annual enrollment in the program totals about 40 students. The program consists of three tracks (professional, research, and interdisciplinary heath communication) as well as the M.A.–J.D. dual-degree program in partnership with the UNC School of Law.  

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Television News Reporting and Producing
  • Media Management and Policy
  •  Voice and Diction
For more information, please visit the program website.

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

36 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.
3
GRE admission requirements GRE® The GRE® General Test is a widely administered admissions test that measures the skills needed in today's graduate and business school programs worldwide. It contains three sections - Verbal Reasoning, Quantitative Reasoning, and Analytical Writing. Three scores are reported: a Verbal Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, a Quantitative Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, and an Analytical Writing score on a 0 - 6 score scale in half-point increments.
150 (verbal)
150 (quantitative)

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.
90
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).
7

Other requirements

General requirements

  • All residential master's students, regardless of area of study, must pass the school's word usage and grammar test. This examination is a basic requirement for graduation for our undergraduate students and should pose no challenge for graduate students. Information on the word usage and grammar test, including instructions on how to study for it, is included in the orientation packet sent to new students each summer.
  • Each student must pass a comprehensive written examination covering the material in the student's path courses and an oral examination on the thesis or professional project given by the student's thesis committee.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    29424 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 14712 USD per semester and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    12212 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 6106 USD per semester and a duration of 24 months.

Funding

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Due for update

Updated over a year ago

Check the official programme website for potential updates.

Mass Communication
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University of North Carolina Chapel Hill

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