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Media and Public Communication

University of Denver

M.A. On Campus
12 months
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38619 USD/year
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About

The Strategic Communication concentration of the M.A. in Media and Public Communication degree at the University of Denver spans the fields of public relations, public affairs, brand management, and marketing communications. 

Overview

Our Media and Public Communication program at the University of Denver emphasize ethical and socially responsible communication in both nonprofit and corporate settings. 

You will gain expertise in campaign planning, message design, brand positioning, multicultural communication, research methods, communication theory, and media law. You will work with community partners to create strategic communication campaigns and will develop a professional portfolio that will help you stand out on the job market.

Graduates of this program are prepared to pursue careers in:

  • Public Relations
  • Health Communication
  • Social and Digital Media
  • Public Information
  • Government Communication
  • Public Affairs
  • Event Planning
  • International and Intercultural Strategic Communication

Programme Structure

Courses include: 
  • Media Theories 
  • Mass Media Law 
  • Methods in Communication Research 
  • Global Media & Communication 
  • Intercultural Communication 
  • Foundations of Strategic Communication 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
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).
6.5
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Credits

48 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.
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).
6.5
Start practicing IELTS today!

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Baccalaureate degree from a regionally accredited college or university.
  • Earned a minimum 2.5 cumulative GPA on a 4.0 scale in previous undergraduate work or a 2.5 on a 4.0 scale for the last 60 semester credits or 90 quarter credits (approximately two years of work) for the baccalaureate degree.
  • An earned master's degree or higher from a regionally accredited institution supersedes the minimum standards for the baccalaureate.
  • English Proficiency.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    38619 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 38619 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    38619 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 38619 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

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