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Journalism, B.A.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration

About

With the assistance of an adviser, students may customize their degree to include experiences that will give them a professional edge. Customization options include sports or environmental reporting, or special capstone projects intended to give students an immersive experience reporting an in-depth project.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • News Writing and Reporting I
  • Introduction to the Profession
  • Multimedia Journalism
  • News Writing and Reporting II
  • Responsibilities of Journalism
  • Journalism History
  • Editing
  • Global News in Context
  • Journalism Theory
  • Public Opinion

                  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:

                    6.5

                    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.

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                  Academic Requirements

                  • Completed application
                  • Non-refundable $50.00 application fee. Fee waivers are also acceptable. See your school guidance counselor for information.
                  • Official high school transcript
                  • High school class rank 
                  • SAT I or ACT scores (SAT essay not required) (scores may be sent either by the high school or The College Board) 
                  • Two letters of recommendation
                  • Personal statement
                  • Applicants must be graduates of accredited high or preparatory school or hold an equivalency diploma.

                  Tuition Fee

                  • International

                    11542 USD/year
                    Tuition Fee
                    Based on the original amount of 11542 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
                  • National

                    5288 USD/year
                    Tuition Fee
                    Based on the original amount of 5288 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
                  We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.

                  Living costs for New Britain

                  • 1100 - 1600 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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