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Communications, Bachelor

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About

Our hands-on classes introduce you to the latest tools and technologies being used in the various communications professions. At the same time, the program provides you with an underlying base of knowledge in the history and roles of the professionals and institutions that have shaped the communications industry.

You examine how different groups in society are impacted differently by and interact differently with communications. You consider the ethical principles that guide communications professionals, and gain the perspective and skills to evaluate your own work for accuracy, fairness and clarity.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
  • Credits
    120 credits alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Introduction to Communication 
  • Understanding Mass Media 
  • Introduction to Journalism 
  • Organization/Communication 
  • Documentary Video 
  • Public Relations in the Digital Age 

                            English Language Requirements

                            You only need to take one of these language tests:

                            • Minimum required score:

                              79

                              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. Read more about TOEFL iBT ®.

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                            • Minimum required score:

                              550

                              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. Read more about TOEFL®PBT.

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                            • Minimum required score:

                              6

                              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.

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                            Academic Requirements

                            • A Common Application or a UNE Application with the $40 application fee.
                            • Official proof of English Language Proficiency. 
                            • Official SAT* or ACT results are required. 
                            • Official copy of high school transcript or four-year educational record. International transcripts must be provided in English with grading scale or using traditional U.S. Education System grade scale. If your educational institution cannot provide this, your transcript must be evaluated through World Education Services.

                            Tuition Fee

                            • International

                              36300 USD/year
                              Tuition Fee
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                            • National

                              36300 USD/year
                              Tuition Fee
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                            • In-State

                              36300 USD/year
                              Tuition Fee
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                            Living costs for Boston

                            • 1560 - 3240 USD/month
                              Living Costs

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

                            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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