48 months
43410 USD/year
43410 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The Communication - Communication Studies major at Marist College is designed to provide you with the knowledge and skills you need to understand, facilitate, and enhance human communication practices. The fundamentals will supplement and improve any degree and career path.

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The Communication - Communication Studies major at Marist College is designed to be an excellent supplement to any other course of study.

  • Interested in psychology? Understand the psychological aspects of human communication.
  • Want a career in sports communication? Learn the fundamentals to support communication in sports media.
  • Going into business? Know the best ways to stimulate productive organizational communication.
  • Interested in political science? Hone your skills in persuasion and presentation techniques.

Student Learning Outcomes

  • Students will be able to produce visual, audio, and/or written works of excellence.
  • Students will be able to engage with the theoretical and historical underpinnings of communication.
  • Students will be able to gather, critically evaluate, and synthesize information from various sources.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Interpersonal Communication
  • Small Group Communication
  • Persuasion
  • Intercultural Communication
  • Advanced Public Presentations
  • Communication Theory

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • Early Decision: November 15th
    • Early Action: November 15th
    • Early Decision 2: February 1st


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Application: You can choose between the Marist Application (online or print) or Common Application 
  • Secondary school transcript(s)
  • SAT/ACT scores:  Marist is a test-optional school, but you can still submit your scores for consideration
  • One Letter of Recommendation: Counselor letter of recommendation is required. 
  • Personal essay
  • Any supplemental materials: Check if your desired program requires application supplements

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    43410 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 43410 USD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    43410 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 43410 USD per year during 48 months.

Health Insurance: $3,275

Living costs for Poughkeepsie

1138 - 2480 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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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