M.A. On Campus


The University of Texas at Arlington

12 months
23486 USD/year
23486 USD/year
11044 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The Master of Arts in Communication program at The University of Texas at Arlington includes the areas of Communication Studies and Mass Communication. It is designed to meet the educational needs of recent graduates and professionals.


Students of the Communication program at The University of Texas at Arlington will learn an overview of the role and function of communication in society. These courses present a broad academic exposure, including theories, skills, techniques, critical analysis, historical perspectives, and aesthetic appreciation.

Educational and organizational professionals can focus on working with both external and internal constituencies and communication processes of management, training and development, and human resources. A broader knowledge of communication processes at the interpersonal, organizational, and mass media levels provides the opportunity for career enhancement and/or further graduate studies.


  • Public Relations Manager
  • Marketing Executive
  • Advertising Executive
  • Web Content Manager
  • Media Planner
  • Sports Reporter

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Historical Research Methods in Communication
  • Theories in Persuasion
  • Corporation Communication Strategies
  • Advanced Visual Communication
  • Advanced Internet Marketing Communication
  • Computer-mediated Communication
  • Advanced Professional Communication

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
GRE admission requirements GRE®

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Prospective students must apply for admission through, and supply all information required by the Graduate School. In addition, the following information will be considered in determining admission status into the program: undergraduate GPA, GRE scores, letters of recommendation and an essay. All criteria are considered together; no single factor will eliminate a prospective student from consideration. 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    23486 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 23486 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    23486 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 23486 USD per year during 12 months.
  • In-State

    11044 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 11044 USD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Texas City

882 - 1634 USD /month
Living costs

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


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