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About this course

The programme is designed for learners who are interested to study of media and society. The objective of this programme also seeks to imbune potential students a critical frame of mind and to promote balance and understanding of the mutual relationship between culture and media. 

Entry Requirements

  • Student with a superior academic record and a master’s degree from an accredited institution, or
  • Foreign student with equivalent qualifications.

Students applying for acceptance into one of the departmental programs must submit the following documents to the Howard University Office of Graduate Admissions. 

1. Completed on-line application to study in the Howard University Graduate School—download the application forms; 

2. A formal, concise statement of intent providing biographical information, academic experiences, and career or professional objectives; 

3. Official university transcripts from all institutions from which the applicant has received academic credit; 

4. Three letters of recommendation, at least two of which must be from persons who hold the Ph.D. degree, and who are familiar with the applicant’s academic performance and potential; and 

5. Results of the Graduate Record Examination (GRE) and the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL), where applicable. Students applying for admission to the doctoral program must hold the master’s degree and have a grade point average of 3.2 or above in their master’s level work for regular admission.