Communication, M.A. | University of California, Davis | Davis, United States
12 months
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About

The Communication program offered by the University of California, Davis, focuses on the social scientific study of human communication using quantitative research methods with a concentration in mediated communication and digital society.

Overview

Key facts

Students of the Communication program offered by the University of California, Davis, may specialize in such areas as mediated communication, information and communication technologies, and social interaction. Program coursework examines the production, distribution, processing, and impact of messages from a bottom-up and a top-down perspective in a multidisciplinary context. Topics include the convergence of traditional and new media in entertainment and political communication, online communities, the uses and effects of communication technologies in health, and the processing of messages in mediated contexts. The program prepares students for careers in research, teaching, industry and government.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Information and communication technologies
  • Social interaction
  • Production, distribution, processing, and impact of messages
  • Entertainment and political communication
  • Online communities

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

30 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3

Other requirements

General requirements

  • By the time they enroll, successful applicants must hold a bachelor’s degree or the equivalent that is comparable to a degree from the University of California both in distribution of academic subject matter and in scholarship achievement.
  • UC Davis graduate programs are no longer accepting paper transcripts as a part of the application process.  Instead, all applicants must upload PDF versions of their transcripts or academic records directly to our system. 

Tuition Fee

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    11700 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 11700 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    11700 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 11700 USD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Davis

1100 - 1600 USD /month
Living costs

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Financing

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Funding

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