12 months
15400 USD/year
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The Communication program at Wichita State University will equip you with a multidisciplinary foundation in human communication essential for professional careers in a wide range of fields—from advertising and public relations to journalism and corporate communication. 

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The Communication program at Wichita State University is also excellent preparation for pursuing your Ph.D. As a student pursuing a master's degree in communication, you have the opportunity to expand your knowledge and climb career ladders.


A communication degree from Wichita State combines the classroom knowledge and applied learning that opens doors to careers in many fields—from public relations and journalism to marketing and education.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Introduction to Communication Research
  • Empirical/Quantitative Research Methodology in Communication
  • Contemporary Theories of Communication

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines




36 alternative credits


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.

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.
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).

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Complete the WSU Graduate School requirements
  • Have a minimum 3.0 GPA in the last 60 hours of coursework
  • Submit a statement of purpose

Tuition Fee

  • International

    15400 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 15400 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.

Estimated cost per academic year.


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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