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Media Management, B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
University rank #201 (WUR) Miami, FL, United States
The Media Management program at University of Miami teaches students how to develop and apply analytical and critical skills for addressing the multi-faceted challenges of delivering and monetizing content across media platforms.
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Overview

Specifically, the Media Management major at University of Miami provides students with a broad understanding of the business aspects of the media in such areas as programming, distribution, operations, research, and sales. Media Management students are also encouraged to take courses in the School of Business Administration. 

Media management students can gain professional experience through campus media (e.g., WVUM, UMTV, Distraction, The Miami Hurricane) and through national or local internship programs.

Mission

The Media Management major prepares students for careers on the business side of media, such as operations, sales, programming, marketing, research and finance. Media management students receive a more focused and practical grounding in the business of media that a conventional business school degree cannot provide. In particular, this major focuses on media economics, finance, technology, and strategic planning. The program recognizes the ongoing convergence of media business functions across all platforms.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    120 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Understanding Media And Content In The Digital Age
  • Freedom of Expression and Communication Ethics
  • Writing For The Digital Age
  • Web Design
  • Public Speaking
  • Media Research And Analysis
  • Legal Issues In Media Management
  • Media Programming
  • Strategic Media Management
  • Media Entrepreneurship
  • Media Technology

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

    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:

    80

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  • Minimum required score:

    550

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General Requirements

  • Complete and submit the Common Application. Upon submitting, you will be asked to pay a $70 nonrefundable application fee.
  • If you have attended a secondary school outside of the United States, you must submit your official secondary school documents (transcripts, mark sheets, certificates, examination results, etc.)
  • We require you to submit two letters of recommendation: one from a high school guidance counselor and one from a teacher. 
  • The University of Miami is need-aware for first-year international undergraduate applicants. This means that, for a portion of international applicants, the Admission Committee will consider that student’s ability to pay tuition without the need for financial aid. 

Tuition Fee

  • International

    52060 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 52060 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    52060 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 52060 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Miami

  • 1508 - 2610 USD/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

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