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Journalism, B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
University rank #801 (QS) , FL,
The School of Communication’s Electronic Media and Broadcast Journalism Bachelors are designed for students who intend to pursue professional work in the arts, crafts and businesses of electronic mass communication and allied fields.

About

The Department of Journalism and Media Management emphasizes hands-on learning and critical thinking within a multicultural, international context. Our students consistently win regional and national awards and obtain prestigious internships, long-term positions and admission to excellent graduate programs and professional schools in a variety of fields.

The School of Communication’s Electronic Media and Broadcast Journalism Bachelors are designed for students who intend to pursue professional work in the arts, crafts and businesses of electronic mass communication and allied fields.

The School's Media Management Bachelor is designed for students interested in the business and management aspects of contemporary media. Students may pursue interests in entrepreneurship, sales, management, technology and research, among other topics. Students are encouraged to network with industry professionals at Media Management Association meetings and expand their knowledge of media business operations on various platforms through local and national internships.

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:

  • Writing For The Digital Age
  • Fundamentals Of Newsgathering
  • Freedom of Expression and Communication Ethics
  • Introduction to Electronic Media Production
  • Visual Design
  • Television Performance
  • Understanding Media And Content In The Digital Age
  • Communication Law And Policy
  • Web Design
  • Introduction to Documentary Photography
  • Media Research And Analysis

For more information, please visit the programme website.

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

    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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  • Minimum required score:

    550

    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

  • Complete the online application
  • Official Transcripts
  • Send official Test Scores: Test scores will only be accepted if they are submitted directly from the testing agency
  • Complete the School Report
  • Letter or Recommendation
  • Conduct updates, if applicable
  • Special Programs may ask for additional requirements like a portfolio or/and schedule and audition
  • If applicable, submit your financial aid documents
  • For international students only: Submit official test scores from the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) or the International English Language Testing System (IELTS)

Tuition Fee

  • International

    48720 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 48720 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    48720 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 48720 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.

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.

Funding

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