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Media and Public Affairs

Indiana University - Purdue University Indianapolis

48 months
Duration
33347 USD/year
33347 USD/year
9944 USD/year
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About

Media and Public Affairs program at the Indiana University - Purdue University Indianapolis gives students an in-depth understanding of governance plus the skills needed to use today’s media to communicate to customers, constituents, employees, supporters, opponents, and the many other audiences involved in shaping effective public policy.  

Overview

Students who major in Media and Public Affairs from the Indiana University - Purdue University Indianapolis will be prepared for careers as public information officers; government affairs personnel for private or nonprofit organizations; public administrators at the local, state, and federal level; lobbyists; representatives of trade organizations; and reporters for various media on the subjects of public affairs, public administration, and public policy personnel and decisions. 

Career Development

  • In your academic school, you’ll have access to career advisors who specialize in the fields you want to pursue. 
  • That’s where you’ll also find field-specific internship and networking opportunities.

Accreditation

The Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools has reaffirmed accreditation for Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis, including our regional education center, Indiana University-Purdue University Columbus, through 2022-2023.

All public and private colleges and universities must be accredited by one of six regional associations in order to be eligible to receive financial aid from the federal government. IUPUI has been accredited by the commission since 1972 and is reviewed every 10 years for reaffirmation of accreditation.

Programme Structure

  • As a student at IUPUI, you always have the option to take classes online. Hundreds of classes in disciplines ranging from business and computer science to film studies are offered online every semester.
  • You can also choose hybrid classes—classes that have both an online and campus-based component.

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

120 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Submit your application and essay
  • Pay the application fee or request a fee waiver
  • Have your test scores sent to IUPUI
  • Have your official high school transcript sent to IUPUI
  • Have official transcripts from any dual-credit or college courses sent to IUPUI (if applicable)
  • Submit credentials for any education completed outside the U.S. (if applicable)
  • Complete the Prior Conduct Information and Release form (if applicable)

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    33347 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 33347 USD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    33347 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 33347 USD per year during 48 months.
  • In-State

    9944 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9944 USD per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Indianapolis

1017 - 1926 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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