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Mass Communication

Texas A&M Texarkana

Bachelor On Campus
48 months
Duration
20024 USD/year
20024 USD/year
7540 USD/year
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Tuition fee
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Apply date
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About

Mass Communication is the mass production or mass distribution of news, art, entertainment, or persuasive messages intended for a large audience, in all media from print to corporate communications to independent online broadcasting – from the Wall Street Journal to Instagram. The Mass Communication program is offered by Texas A&M Texarkana.

Overview

If you enjoy writing, organizing information, engaging with media culture, and connecting with others, and aspire to a meaningful livelihood communicating ideas, proposals, and useful information to readers, listeners, viewers, and audiences worldwide from your company, computer, or community, Mass Communication program at Texas A&M Texarkana is the career path for you. 

What You’ll Learn:

  • How to inform, explain, influence, persuade, mediate, and negotiate
  • Critical thinking and precise reasoning in legal and ethical mass media issues
  • Effective oral, written, visual, and digital communication skills
  • Media literacy skills that will assist you in the analysis of the impact of mass communication on individuals and society
  • A historical understanding of the evolution of media industries and technology that will assist you in mapping cultural change and allow you to take an active and responsible role in shaping our contemporary media culture
  • The theoretical and practical principles of public relations and advertising
  • The theory and practice of publication design and layout (including the Adobe Creative Suite, Adobe Photoshop, WordPress)
  • The theoretical and practical principles of multimedia production (including the Adobe Creative Suite, Adobe Premiere)

Graduates of our program have produced marketing materials for the university, programmed a weekly film series with guest speakers, contributed to an A&M-Texarkana graphic design showcase, and planned a trip to the Turner Classic Movies Film Festival in Los Angeles. And our Mass Communication Club has competed at the Texas Intercollegiate Press Association convention and been awarded Student Organization of the Year.

Mass Communication Careers

  • Advertiser
  • Filmmaker
  • Newscaster
  • Broadcaster
  • Fundraising Manager
  • Press Secretary
  • Communication
  • Graphic Designer
  • Producer

Programme Structure

Course content:

  • The curriculum combines theory and practice to provide students with the breadth and depth of a Liberal Arts education and the hands-on production experience that will prepare them for the professional world.

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
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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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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Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

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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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!

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Resume
  • Letter of Intent/Interest
  • Three (3) Recommendation Letters
  • Official Transcripts
  • GMAT Scores

Tuition Fee

  • International

    20024 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 10012 USD per semester and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    20024 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 10012 USD per semester and a duration of 48 months.
  • In-State

    7540 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 3770 USD per semester and a duration of 48 months.

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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