Journalism and Mass Communications program at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln is designed to accommodate the needs of students with an undergraduate degree in journalism and mass communications; journalism, advertising, public relations, marketing and education professionals; or students with careers and undergraduate degrees in areas other than journalism and mass communications.
Applicants with an undergraduate major in an area of study other than journalism and mass communications or students with little or no professional related experience may be required to complete undergraduate journalism and mass communications courses.
Both specializations are available by distance education. Overall, the program's interdisciplinary curriculum combines up-to-date knowledge with practical application and individualized experience.
Programme StructureCourses include:
- Depth Reporting
- Digital Photojournalism/Multimedia
- Data Visualization
- Media Economics
- Government Controls of Information
- School Publications
- 12 months
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DisciplinesJournalism Media Studies & Mass Media Digital Communication View 379 other Masters in Media Studies & Mass Media in United States
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
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- Transcripts and/or mark sheets showing the grades earned in each course
- A diploma or certificate of graduation. (Not required if the transcript includes the name of the degree and the date it was conferred.)
- The Diploma Supplement, if the degree is Bologna-compliant
International29880 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 996 USD per credit during 12 months.
National29880 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 996 USD per credit during 12 months.
In-State10230 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 341 USD per credit during 12 months.
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