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Communication General, B.A.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
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Overview

The Communication General  department at University of Michigan Flint prides itself on a close working relationship between students and faculty. All students attend advising sessions every semester to make sure they graduate on time. 

Learning outcomes

By learning relevant theories of how people communicate combined with intensive training in public speaking, group collaboration, and appreciation for diversity, Communication Studies students are equipped to be leaders in a changing workforce and for graduate education.

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:

  • Introduction to Human Communication 
  • Introduction to Public Speaking
  • Communication Theory 
  • Communication Writing and Speaking Laboratory 
  • Research Methods in Communication 
  • Internship in Communication Studies 
  • Senior Seminar in Communication Studies

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    61

    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.

  • Minimum required score:

    5.5

    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.

  • Minimum required score:

    500

    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.

General Requirements

  •  Application for International Admission
  •  Official transcripts
  •  Proof of financial support
  •  Proof of English proficiency
  •  Copy of valid passport
  •  E-ShipGlobal payment (I-20 mailing cost)

Tuition Fee

  • International

    23442 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 11721 USD per semester and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    23442 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 11721 USD per semester and a duration of 48 months.
  • In-State

    11796 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 5898 USD per semester and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Flint

  • 775 - 1130 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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