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Communication

Worcester State University

48 months
Duration
16666 USD/year
16666 USD/year
10586 USD/year
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About

The Communication program at Worcester State University promotes the critical understanding of communication in a culturally diverse world. The program provides a praxis-based model of learning well suited for the digital age: theoretical and conceptual knowledge based instruction along with hands-on synthesis and application to yield creative content. 

Overview

The Communication program at Worcester State University engages students in the theory and practice of mass communication, social and digital media, advertising, public relations, and media production, among others. The department's goal is to educate students to assess the role of communication in society, and to be proficient communicators and engaged citizens. Representing diverse areas of expertise, the faculty emphasizes contemporary issues and media ethics from a local-to-global perspective.

Outcomes

Courses focused on media literacy, criticism, production and special topics, prepare students for professional careers and for further study at the graduate level. Facilities include a television studio, editing suites, multimedia labs, video / photographic equipment and photographic dark rooms.  In addition to course work, students in their junior and senior year are encouraged to apply for media internships and independent studies in their field of interest.  

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Intro to Mass Communication
  • Library Skills for Research
  • Survey of Radio and Television
  • Communications and the Internet
  • Media Writing
  • Journalism and Democracy

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
71

Credits

120 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
2

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
71

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Application for Undergraduate Admissions and $50 fee.
  • International Student Applicants Guide
  • Official high school transcript or national exam scores
  • Notarized translation is needed if your transcripts/documents are not in English.
  • Official evaluation of high school transcript
  • TOEFL, IELTS, Pearson PTE, DAAD, EIKEN, Duolingo, or iTEP Score Report if education was in a language other than English (WSU Code: 3524)
  • SAT or ACT Score Report (WSU SAT Code: 3524 or WSU ACT Code: 1914)
  • Original bank letter or statement verifying sponsor's financial information  
  • Affidavit of Financial Support Form
  • Waiver of Confidential Information (optional)

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    16666 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 16666 USD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    16666 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 16666 USD per year during 48 months.
  • In-State

    10586 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 10586 USD per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Worcester

1100 - 1620 USD /month
Living costs

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Funding

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