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Communication and Rhetorical Studies

Syracuse University

48 months
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54270 USD/year
54270 USD/year
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About

This Communication and Rhetorical Studies program from Syracuse University allows students to integrate their individual professional interests with a thorough background in communication and rhetorical studies and a selection of arts and sciences courses.

Overview

Enjoy the flexibility to craft a major that is uniquely your own, focusing on your individual interests.

You’ll combine courses from VPA and other Syracuse colleges to achieve a comprehensive understanding of communication in contemporary society – from interpersonal relationships to organizational networks, public and political interaction, and cultural exchanges.

The core skills you develop will serve you well no matter what career path you decide to take. The program’s focus on active listening and critical thinking leads to enhanced skills in information gathering and organization, group leadership, and advocacy for individuals and groups.

Life After Syracuse University

As a VPA graduate with a major in Communication and Rhetorical Studies, you can explore such careers as:

  • Advertising, marketing, and public relations manager
  • Marriage and family therapist
  • News analyst or correspondent
  • Human resources manager
  • Public policymaker
  • Communications manager

You can also pursue graduate training in such areas as communications law, communications, public relations, graphic design, digital journalism, and management. Recent graduates of the program have attended some of the top graduate schools in the U.S.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Concepts & Perspectives in Communication Studies 
  • Concepts and Perspectives in Rhetorical Studies 
  • Public Advocacy
  • Foundations of InqujLY in Human Communication 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5
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TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
85

Credits

120 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5
Start practicing IELTS today!
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
85

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Complete the Online Common Application
  • Pay the application Fee ($85)
  • Submit your official academic credentials
  • Submit two academic recommendations
  • TOEFL or IELTS required (if English is not your native language)
  • Complete and submit a Visa Information Form
  • Check to see if your college requires any additional materials
  • Submit SAT/ACT scores (Optional)
  • Review all Visa and immigration information.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    54270 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 54270 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    54270 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 54270 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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