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Communication

Tiffin University

Master Online
20 months
Duration
15750 USD/year
15750 USD/year
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About

The Communication program  of Tiffin University, you will learn everything from ancient communication philosophies to transmedia storytelling, as well as theories of persuasion to politics and news. Our grads have found that this program was their key to advancement in journalism, grant writing and public relations.

Overview

This online course of study will lead Tiffin University students through the history and practice of media, communication, and related technology from ancient times to the digital age. Courses such as Philosophy of Communication, Politics and the News, Transmedia Storytelling, New Media, and Cyber Cultures and Issues in Cyberspace navigate students through the political, legal, and social ramifications of 21st century media practices.

The Communication program of Tiffin University offers the benefits of a comprehensive curriculum taught by professors who are highly qualified academically and professionally, in an online environment that provides students with the flexibility they need to balance life and learning.

Did you know?

According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, the median annual wage for Public Relations Specialists was $54,170 in May, 2012.

Employment of public/media relations specialists is projected to grow 12 percent from 2012 to 2022. Employment growth will be driven by the need for organizations to maintain their public image.

Potential Career Opportunities in Communication:

  • Public Relations Specialist
  • Editor
  • Higher Education Administration
  • Social Media Specialist
  • Media Relations
  • Technical Writer
  • Event Organizer

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Philosophy of Communication 
  • Logic, Reasoning, and Persuasion 
  • Transmedia Storytelling 
  • Documentary Film 
  • Politics and the News
  • Teaching College Communication

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 20 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Online - Offered in a 15-week format with start dates in January, May and August

Language

English

Credits

60 alternative credits

Delivered

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.
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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.
80
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).
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • A bachelor's degree or a three-year undergraduate professional degree from an accredited higher education institution
  • Undergraduate academic achievement of 3.0 GPA
  • Resume/CV
  • A clear goal for pursuing graduate studies (stated in a personal statement)
  • Satisfactory TOEFL score (550 PBT/79-80 iBT) or IELTS score 6 or iTEP score of 3.9

Tuition Fee

  • International

    15750 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 15750 USD per year and a duration of 20 months.
  • National

    15750 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 15750 USD per year and a duration of 20 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.

Getting a Student Visa

This is an online programme. You can attend from the comfort of your chair! So you don't need a student visa!

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