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Mass Media Arts and Journalism

Clarion University of Pennsylvania

M.Sc. Online
18 months
Duration
774 USD/credit
774 USD/credit
516 USD/credit
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About

In the 21st century, an advanced degree is a prerequisite for the best jobs in the media marketplace. The online Master of Science in mass media arts and journalism will enhance your intellectual and practical skills, and boost your marketability in the fast-growing field of communication.

Overview

This integrated program is geared toward busy adults who want to earn a master's degree but cannot travel to campus due to distance, job commitments, or family responsibilities. The M.S. in mass media arts and journalism is a 36-credit program that provides students with a theoretical base in communication coupled with professional experience to enable career success anywhere within the field of communication. This program also provides a solid foundation for graduates seeking to further their education in a doctoral program. The online Master of Science in mass media arts and journalism program makes it easy on working adults, and enables them to graduate with their master's degree in as little as 18 months. This program is offered only online.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Mass Communication Theory 
  • Public Relations Foundations 
  • Journalism Foundations
  • Society, Law and Media Technology

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 18 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

36 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.
2.75
GRE admission requirements GRE® The GRE® General Test is a widely administered admissions test that measures the skills needed in today's graduate and business school programs worldwide. It contains three sections - Verbal Reasoning, Quantitative Reasoning, and Analytical Writing. Three scores are reported: a Verbal Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, a Quantitative Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, and an Analytical Writing score on a 0 - 6 score scale in half-point increments.
Required
GMAT admission requirements GMAT The Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) is a test intended to assess certain analytical, writing, quantitative, verbal, and reading skills in written English for use in admission to a graduate management program, such as an MBA. GMAT contains 4 sections - Analytical Writing Assessment, Integrated Reasoning, Quantitative and Verbal. The score has a range from 200 - 800.
Required

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A completed Graduate Application
  • A bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university
  • A minimum GPA of 2.75 at the undergraduate level out of 4.0
  • Official Transcripts from all colleges/universities attended**
  • Test Scores (GRE, GMAT, MAT) if required by program
  • Current resume including work experience
  • Recommendation forms based on your program- please reference our recommendation requirements

Tuition Fee

  • International

    774 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 774 USD per credit and a duration of 18 months.
  • National

    774 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 774 USD per credit and a duration of 18 months.
  • In-State

    516 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 516 USD per credit and a duration of 18 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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