Journalism and Mass Communication M.A

University of Wisconsin-Madison

Madison, Wisconsin, USA
Journalism and Mass Communication M.A
Duration1.5-2 Years
LevelMasters Program
  • Journalism and Mass Communication is available on three tracks. They are
    • Professional-track master’s focused on specialized training in multimedia skills that lead to careers in mass media industries
    • Thesis-track masters focused on developing skills in mass communication research and typically leading to enrollment in a doctoral program
    • Non-thesis master’s for students interested in basic concepts and theories in journalism and mass communication studies but not in advanced doctoral-level training
  • Graduate programs in journalism and mass communication are designed for advanced academic preparation in the various fields of mass communication and journalism, and for training in research and teaching
  • Graduate work prepares students to use and contribute to the research and scholarship in these and many other areas
Fees componentsAmount
Tuition & fees1869304 INR
Hostel & Meals654033 INR
Insurance108102 INR
Transportation61082 INR
Books & Supplies84226 INR
Application Fee5493 INR
Personal Expenses424206 INR
International Student Fee14648 INR
Total1351790 INR

Entry Criteria

Class 12thNo specific cutoff mentioned
Bachelors3.0 GPA
  • Students must have a four-year bachelor's degree, an undergraduate GPA of 3.0 (on a 4.0 scale)
  • Student must have completed 4-year bachelor degree or equivalent; 3-year bachelor degree or equivalent followed by completed master degree; 3-year bachelor degree followed by certain postgraduate diplomas that are either AIU (Association of Indian Universities) or AICTE (All India Council for Technical Education) approved; these postgrad diplomas are all evaluated individually
  • A minimum undergraduate grade-point average (GPA) of 3.00 on the equivalent of the last 60 semester hours (approximately two years of work) or a master's degree with a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.00 is required
ExamsTOEFL: 92


GRE: Accepted

Additional info
  • Academic Transcripts
  • Writing Samples
  • Three Letter of Recommendations
  • Applicants are exempt from ELP:
    • English is the exclusive language of instruction at the undergraduate institution
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