BA in Communication: General Communication

University of Pennsylvania

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
BA in Communication: General Communication
Duration4 Years
LevelBachelors Program
  • The purpose of the Communication major is to offer students frameworks for understanding the interpersonal and media processes that lie at the center of contemporary society
  • Students will study undergraduate Communication majors at Penn study media institutions, communication and contemporary culture, and a variety of communication influences in social, political, and economic context
  • Students may only complete one concentration: critical, cultural, and historical media studies; research on children, family, and media; health communication; the media business; and political communication
  • The minimum total course units for graduation in this major is 34
  • The program offers a dynamic environment where students and faculty explore a wide range of communication-centered questions using a variety of methods and theories from the humanities and social sciences
Fees componentsAmount
Tuition & fees3893878 INR
Hostel & Meals1216077 INR
Insurance262419 INR
Transportation67527 INR
Personal expenses99460 INR
Books and Supplies146773 INR
Fees503598 INR
Total2295854 INR

Entry Criteria

Class 12thNo specific cutoff mentioned
  • Applicants must have completed high school diploma or equivalent
ExamsTOEFL: Accepted

IELTS: Accepted

SAT: Accepted

Additional info
  • Typically, more than 90% of applicants are offered an interview, depending on volunteer availability
  • ELP waiver: Applicants who attend the school where the language of instruction is English are not required to submit an English-language proficiency test
  • SAT Subject test: OPTIONAL (2020-21 Admissions Cycle)
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