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Communication

The University of Akron

12 months
Duration
747 USD/credit 22410 USD/year
747 USD/credit 22410 USD/year
442 USD/credit 13260 USD/year
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About

The Communication program of The University of Akron is a flexible program offered by the School of Communication. Students who want professional careers can specialize in skills classes designed to help them get ahead in today’s competitive work environment.

Overview

Key facts

  • The co-curricular activities, professional organizations and internships in the Communication program of The University of Akron offer practical, hands-on experience.
  • Other students who want to plan an academic career, will take a more traditional approach to their graduate coursework. This rigorous training prepares Master’s graduates for doctoral programs and/or law schools. UA Master’s graduates are found in doctoral programs – and teaching in universities – across the nation.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • History of Journalism in America
  • Orientation to Communication Online Study
  • Informatics & Data Analysis in Communication
  • Contemporary Public Relations
  • Women, Minorities & News
  • Crisis Communication

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

30 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GRE admission requirements GRE®
Required

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Possess an undergraduate degree in Communication, Journalism, or a related field; or complete at least 15 semester credits of undergraduate coursework as approved by the School of Communication
  • Essay of no more than 500 words outlining reasons for choosing the graduate program in Communication at The University of Akron

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    22410 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 747 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    22410 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 747 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • In-State

    13260 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 442 USD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for Akron

890 - 1300 USD /month
Living costs

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

Funding

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