O que eu aprenderei?

The Bachelor of Arts degree is awarded in Mass Communication, with concentrations in Public Relations, Advertising, Journalism, Sports Communication, International Communication, and Communication Studies. The Program features a variety of course offerings in digital media.

Students get an interdisciplinary foundation through theory and hands-on, real-world skills needed to become skilled and effective media practitioners and more informed media consumers. Internships and independent projects give students the practical experience needed to get jobs in the media industry.

Graduates find work in digital media, social media, public relations, advertising, journalism, broadcasting, corporate communication, event planning, and within humanitarian and non-profit organizations. Students interested in furthering their education advance to graduate schools across the country.

Learning Outcomes

The Mass Communication Program prepares students to be able to do the following: To demonstrate effective speaking and listening skills for communication in personal, public, and media areas; To demonstrate effective writing skills for communication in personal, public, and media areas; To demonstrate the ability to observe events, gather information, write news reports and news releases, report on events, and edit other people’s writings; To demonstrate the ability to understand the media critically and recognize how media shape and are shaped by politics, society, culture, economics, and daily lives; To demonstrate the ability to recognize the power of persuasion and ethical responsibilities of communicators in communication at all levels; To demonstrate an understanding of the roles of communication in fostering interaction and interdependence across gender, race, and culture; To demonstrate the ability to apply communication theories to analyze contemporary problems; To demonstrate an understanding of the history, development, and practice of the print media, electronic media, and the new media.

De qual departamento farei parte?

School of Public and International Affairs

Opções de estudo

Período integral (120 horas de crédito)

Valores
US$31.920,00 (R$ 131.076) por ano
USD $15,960 per semester/term for (12-18 credits)

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Data de início

21 Janeiro 2020

Localização

School of Public and International Affairs

126 Park Avenue,

BRIDGEPORT,

Connecticut,

06604, United States

Requisitos de admissão

Para estudantes do(s)/da Brasil

Applicant should be a graduate of a regionally accredited secondary school and should present sixteen acceptable units of academic work, including: four units in English, three units in Mathematics, two units in a lab science, two units in the social sciences and five electives. An applicant who has not satisfied the distribution of college requirements, but has presented convincing evidence of the quality of his/her high school work, may be admitted provisionally. English Language Requirements: TOEFL 75 (IBT), IELTS 6.0; PTE Academic) score of 53.

Para estudantes internacionais

Applicants must have completion of secondary or high school certificate/diploma.

Those whose native language is not English are also required to show English language proficiency. You can demonstrate proof of English Language competency by meeting any one of the criteria listed below: A minimum TOEFL score of 500 (PBT), 173 (CBT), or 61 (IBT) for undergraduates; A minimum IELTS (Cambridge Testing) Band score of 6.0 for Undergraduates; An official letter certifying completion of ELS (English Language Service) through level 112; An official letter certifying completion of CSE (The Center for English Studies) through level 7.5; A Michigan English Assessment Battery (MELAB) score of 69 or above for undergraduates; A Prueba de Aptitud Academica (PAA) English achievement score of 500 or above; A minimum Pearson Test of English Academic (PTE Academic) score of 44 for undergraduates.

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Sobre a universidade

O campus principal se espalha por 50 acres, próximo ao Estuário de Long Island, com vistas espetaculares do Oceano Atlântico.

  • Bridgeport está localizada próxima à Boston e Nova York
  • 3ª maior porcentagem de estudantes internacionais na região
  • 17º corpo estudantil mais diverso da região
  • Salas de aula pequenas e proporção de 16 alunos/professor