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Communication Studies

Marquette University

Bachelor On Campus
48 months
Duration
43350 USD/year
43350 USD/year
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About

From peace negotiations in the Middle East to labor agreements between management and unions, the art of Communication Studies at Marquette University is critical to successful human interactions.

Overview

Understand the theories, principles and practices of human communication, and you'll have the keys to solving puzzles presented by interpersonal, cross-cultural, organizational and conflict situations as a major in communication studies.

Master the art of communication

You'll sharpen your own communication skills and explore the principles and theories of effective expression to help you understand and motivate audiences.

Internship

Join other Communication Studies majors at Marquette University who have interned with places such as the American Lung Association, Banana Republic, the Gap, the Chamber Theatre of Milwaukee, the Miller Brewing Co. and the Milwaukee district attorney's office, as well as a variety of offices on campus.Learn from the bestLearn from professors who are nationally recognized leaders in persuasive, organizational, corporate, family, cross-cultural and health communication.Capitalize on opportunityMarquette's location in the heart of Milwaukee and the major's structured internship program give you access to Fortune 500 companies, newspaper and broadcast organizations, and nonprofit organizations as a communication studies major.Cover the spectrum of communicationYou can focus your communication studies expertise in areas such as organizational and managerial communication, family and gender communication, interpersonal communication, and persuasion and rhetoric.Develop the wisdom of the ancientsFrom Plato and Aristotle to modern rhetoricians, you'll learn the theories and strategies of rhetoric when you major in communication studies. You'll become a savvier consumer of information, a more persuasive speaker and a better listener.

Programme Structure

Courses included:
  • Introduction to Communication
  • Media in Society
  • Rhetoric and Composition 
  • History of Cultures and Societies Elective
  • Foreign Language or Diverse Cultures
  • Individual and Social Behavior Elective
  • Science and Nature Elective
  • Major/Minor Electives
  • Argumentation
  • Interpersonal Communication
  • Foundation of Communication Studies
  • Communication Studies Electives
  • Contemporary Presentation
  • Intro to Communication Research Methods
  • Diverse Cultures Elective
  • Mathematical Reasoning Elective
  • Introduction to Visual Communication
  • Minor/Elective Course

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • National students application deadline for fall semester - December 1

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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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!

Other requirements

General requirements

  • High School Transcripts
  • College and University Transcripts
  • Exams and Certificates
  • Evidence of English Language Ability

Tuition Fee

  • International

    43350 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 43350 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    43350 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 43350 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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