Programs by Campus


Mass Communications
College of Arts and Sciences

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Degree Offered

Program Information

The School of Journalism and the Department of Telecommunications jointly offers a Ph.D. in Mass Communications. This doctoral program prepares students (1) for teaching and research in mass communications, (2) for careers that demand advanced scholarship within professional media organizations, and (3) for careers in government that relate to mass media.

Special Program Requirements

(See also general University Graduate School requirements.)

Doctor of Philosophy Degree

See “Doctor of Philosophy Degree in Mass Communications” in the School of Journalism and the Department of Telecommunications entries for admission and degree requirements, course descriptions, and recommended courses in other departments.

Academic Bulletins

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