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Mass Communication

Point Park University

48 months
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32560 USD/year
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About

The School of Communication offers a Bachelor of Arts in Journalism at Point Park University — formerly Bachelor of Arts in Mass Communication — that provides a skillset for a variety of careers in the mass communication industry. 

Overview

Today's journalist needs to work in all formats, and our journalism program will get you there. 

At Point Park University you will complete the media basics, and then sample from the most enticing courses and experiences throughout the School of Communication. You might complete video production and web design projects, take copywriting and social media marketing courses and study journalism subjects, such as feature writing and investigative reporting.

Careers in Mass Communication

  • Reporter
  • Media Entrepreneur
  • Media Management
  • Graduate Study
  • Law School
  • Educational Media
  • Media Marketing
  • Diplomacy
  • Public Information

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • History of the United States 
  • Advertising Competition
  • Survey of Mass Communication 
  • Graphic Design 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
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TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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Credits

125 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
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English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
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Start practicing IELTS today!
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Completed and signed on-line application Apply Now Free
  • Official transcripts of previous education with English translation
  • Official TOEFL or IELTS results (Point Park University TOEFL Institutional Code is 2676) and/or SAT/ACT results.
  • A cumulative weighted 2.5 GPA on a 4.0 scale in a recommended university preparatory program is required for straight acceptance into Point Park University.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    32560 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 32560 USD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    32560 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 32560 USD per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Pittsburgh

1148 - 1944 USD /month
Living costs

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

Funding

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