MA in Communication Studies

San Jose State University
United States
Qualification
Master's Degree
Study mode
Full-time
Duration
2 years
Intakes
August January
Tuition fee (local)
Information not available
Tuition fee (foreign)
US$ 8,000

Entry Requirements

  • Two letters of recommendation attesting to the applicant's readiness for advanced academic study.
  • Evidence of the applicant's success in his or her undergraduate major. Normally, this would entail showing a 3.0 average (on a 4.0 scale) in upper division courses in the applicant's major.
  • Evidence of readiness for advanced study in communication studies as shown by either a bachelor's degree in the field or other appropriate course work.
  • A personal statement (approximately 1000 words) addressing the candidate's reasons for wanting to pursue the MA in Communication Studies, her/his goals and expectations for graduate study, and her/his relevant professional and academic experience.
  • A writing sample of approximately 3,000 words (not to exceed 4,000 words) that showcases both writing and research skills. The topic need not relate directly to the study of communication.
  • Current GRE General Test Scores.

Curriculum

  • Graduate Study in Communication         
  • Communication Methodologies
  • Advanced Writing Workshop
  • Master's Thesis
  • Graduate Study in Communication
  • Communication Methodologies
  • Advanced Writing Workshop
  • Graduate Study in Communication
  • Communication Methodologies
  • Advanced Writing Workshop
  • Master's Project

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