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Mass Communication

University of Arkansas at Little Rock

48 months
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21779 USD/year
21779 USD/year
9528 USD/year
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About

The School of Mass Communication at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock combines the strengths of Media Production and Design, Strategic Communication, Film and Journalism programs to expose students to a broad spectrum of media studies.

Overview

Part of a metropolitan university on the move, the School of Mass Communication from the University of Arkansas at Little Rock takes advantage of its location in Little Rock, the center of commerce and education for the state, to give students a unique experience unlike any other in Arkansas.

Learning Outcomes 

The program learning objectives are aimed at providing a learning environment where students will be able:

  • To develop competencies in content creation and design skills as demonstrated in student work in the form of writing samples, multimedia projects, brochures, pamphlets, newsletters, campaign plans, internship projects and evaluation, graphics and other visual presentations.
  • To develop critical thinking as illustrated with examples of work that show their ability to evaluate sources and processes of media content in line with the principles of research.
  • Demonstrate their knowledge and understanding of the general rules (Ethics) and principles (theories) in the field of mass communication as documented in the form exams, quizzes, research papers, power point presentations and reflective essays.

Programme Structure

  • The School of Mass Communication offers four unique majors that are tailored to each of study. 
  • Every major prepares students for work in a wide variety of media-related fields while taking time also focus on a specific area of study.

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).
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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.
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Credits

120 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
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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).
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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.
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Application for admission and pay the $40 application fee. There’s no application fee for military students – request your waiver here.
  • Immunization records or Titer Test showing Immunity (for students born after 1956) can be sent via mail, emailed to admissions@ualr.edu, or faxed to 501-569-8956.
  • Official high school transcript Ask your counselor to send a current high school transcript. After you graduate, we will need a final high school transcript with your graduation posted.
  • Official college entrance exam scores Ask your counselor to send your scores along with your current high school transcript or request your scores through the exam provider.
  • Official college transcripts (If you have taken college classes while in high school) from all post-secondary schools you’ve attended. 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    21779 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 21779 USD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    21779 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 21779 USD per year during 48 months.
  • In-State

    9528 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9528 USD per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Little Rock

875 - 1315 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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