B.Sc. On Campus

Communication and Media Studies

University of Mary Hardin Baylor

48 months
950 USD/credit 28500 USD/year
950 USD/credit 28500 USD/year
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The Department of Communication and Media Studies at University of Mary Hardin Baylor aims to educate students in all aspects of human communication. Our goal is to produce graduates who can think critically, reason morally, write and speak with precision and impact, and present performances in a variety of media to audiences of all types


We offer majors in Communication and Media Studies and Film Studies. Our Mass Communication degrees at University of Mary Hardin Baylor are complemented by lab work on the Bells, the UMHB student newspaper, and reporting on campus events. We also offer internships at a variety of local newspapers, magazines, radio and television stations and public relations firms. 

Learning outcomes

Our Speech Communication degree is aimed at those interested in graduate study in Communication as well as those preparing to teach speech in a secondary school environment. Our Film Studies degree prepares students to work on both sides of the camera in the rapidly growing film and television industry. CRUFilms, our student film group, writes, directs and produces several short films each year.

Programme Structure

  • The UMHB Department of Communication and Media Studies offers hand-on distinctive learning experiences which provide students the opportunity to live out their passions an interests. 
  • Rooted in the spirit of the Humanities, these experiences foster critical thinking, effective communication, global perspectives, and civic-mindedness.

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


120 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Complete and submit your application for admission.
  • Submit an official transcript from each high school attended.
  • Final official transcripts must be submitted upon graduation and must include your graduation date and class rank.
  • Submit your scores from the SAT or ACT.
    • Our ACT school code is 4128
    • Our SAT school code is 6396
  • While a writing sample score is required from either the ACT or SAT, the score will not affect your admissions status; it will be used for academic advising purposes.
  • First-time college students aged 25 or older who do not rank in the upper half of their high school graduating class will be required to take the ACT or SAT.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    28500 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 950 USD per credit during 48 months.
  • National

    28500 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 950 USD per credit during 48 months.

Living costs for Belton

914 - 1694 USD /month
Living costs

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


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