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Mass Communications

San José State University

M.Sc. On Campus
24 months
Duration
7176 USD/year
7176 USD/year
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About

Mass Communications from San José State University is preparing students to make meaningful contributions to society as engaged citizens and leaders in a complex world.

Overview

Mass Communications from San José State University was designed to help students master the concepts and skills that are driving emerging communication technologies in public relations, advertising, and journalism. Elective units allow students to tailor the program to their interests.

Graduates with Mass Communications from San José State University will be able to:

  • Demonstrate knowledge of the diversity of groups in a global society in relationship to communications.
  • Demonstrate the ability to think critically, creatively and independently.
  • Write correctly and clearly in forms and styles appropriate for the communications professions, audiences, and purposes they serve.
  • Demonstrate the ability to use tools and technologies appropriate for the communications professions in which they work.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Media and Social Issues 
  • New Media Visionaries 
  • Advanced User Experience 
  • Web Design and Development
  • Mass Communications Research

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

30 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.
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).
6.5

Other requirements

General requirements

  • U.S. bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited institution, or the completion of a 4-year bachelor’s degree from a recognized, accredited, and approved institution from a country outside of the U.S. 
    • A 2.5 institutional GPA (from the 0.0-4.0 U.S. grading scale) in the last degree completed, or a 2.5 GPA in the last two years of full time study.
    • Good academic standing at the last institution attended.
    • English Language Proficiency Exam
    • International Coursework and Degrees
    • Submit U.S./Canada Transcripts
    • Submit Test Scores
    • Submit Declaration of Finance Form
    • Submit Bank Letter or Bank Statement
    • Submit Copy of Current Passport
    • Submit Copy of Current Visa

Tuition Fee

  • International

    7176 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 7176 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    7176 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 7176 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.

Non-CA Resident tuition includes an additional $396 per unit

Funding

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