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Radio - Television, B.A.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
University rank #801 (QS) , MT,
Courses in the School of Journalism examine the news media emphasizing their history, privileges and responsibilities and provide instruction in skills required for careers with newspapers, Radio and Television stations, magazines, websites, print and online news services and related agencies.


The School of Journalism offers Bachelor of Arts and Master of Arts degrees in journalism and Radio-Television. Students select courses in print, photojournalism, broadcast news and broadcast production.

A quality education in journalism is built on a strong liberal arts foundation. Therefore, at the undergraduate level, at least 80 of the 120 credits required for graduation must be outside the School of Journalism and 65 of those credits must be in the College of Arts and Sciences or be General Education courses in the professional schools or colleges.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • More details:

     Students who apply after Aug. 1, will be considered for spring semester.

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    38 credits alternative credits

    degree specific credits*

  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses included:
  • Media History and Literacy
  • Reporting
  • Contemporary Mathematics
  • College Trigonometry
  • The Middle East
  • Intro Latin American Studies
  • Social Issues Southeast Asia
  • Intro to Comparative Govt
  • Principles of Microeconomics
  • Honors American History II or
  • Ethics & Trends in News Media

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:


    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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  • Minimum required score:


    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120. Read more about TOEFL iBT ®.

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    The TOEFL®PBT is administered in a paper format and measures your ability to use and understand English in a classroom setting at the college or university level. It accurately measures how well you can listen, read and write in English while performing academic tasks. Read more about TOEFL®PBT.

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General Requirements

Applications Steps:

1. Complete an online application

2. Pay the application fee

3. Submit required application documents

  • English language proficiency requirements
  • Academic records
  • Financial information
  • Copy of passport
  • Transfer form (for transfer students only) 

Tuition Fee

  • International

    24958 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 24958 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    24958 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 24958 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • In-State

    7242 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 7242 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Missoula

  • 1000 - 2080 USD/month
    Living Costs

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