Journalism - Global Journalism, M.A. | The University of Arizona | Tucson, United States
12 months
Duration
34000 USD/year
34000 USD/year
14000 USD/year
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Tuition fee
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Start date

About

The mission of the Journalism - Global Journalism at The University of Arizona is to prepare students to face the complex challenges confronting journalists in the 21st century.  

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Overview

Democratic societies and the news media are struggling with questions arising from the global information environment. Journalists who understand the factors that shape the collection, evaluation and dissemination of information in the United States and other nations are of crucial importance. 

Education 

The Journalism - Global Journalism at The University of Arizona  provides exciting opportunities for students in global journalism through extensive faculty experience in foreign reporting, the school’s proximity to Mexico, study abroad opportunities in Italy, Costa Rica and the Middle East, and collaborations with international programs at the University of Arizona. 

Faculty members have decades of experience reporting from Africa, Asia, Europe, Latin America and the Middle East. Students develop skills and knowledge that will set them apart from their peers.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Media and Terrorism
  • Reporting the Middle East
  • Reporting the U.S./Mexico Border
  • Media Coverage of International Crises 
  • U.S. Press and Latin America
  • Internship specializing in global journalism
  • Reporting with Multimedia

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS
7
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic
60
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TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
100

Credits

33 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS
7
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic
60
More about PTE Academic
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
100

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Statement of Purpose (one to two pages) explaining how this program will help you achieve your goals.
  • Résumé/Curriculum Vitae
  • Unofficial Transcripts 
  • The names and contact information of those who will be your recommenders.
  • Two to three journalistic writing samples in print, audiovisual or online format that exemplify your best work; reasearch papers are also acceptable if you don't have journalistic samples.
  • GRE is not required.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    34000 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 34000 USD for the full programme during 12 months.
  • National

    34000 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 34000 USD for the full programme during 12 months.
  • In-State

    14000 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 14000 USD for the full programme during 12 months.

Living costs for Tucson

830 - 1140 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Financing

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Financing partner MPOWER Financing Student Loans between $2,001 - $100,000

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.

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