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$31.920,00 (R$ 167.420) por ano
USD $15,960 per semester/term for (12-18 credits) (This fee is for 2019-2020 and it may subject to change for the coming year)

*O preço é estimado e tem caráter informativo, por favor, verifique esta informação com a instituição.

Data de início

24 Agosto 2020, 19 Janeiro 2021

Localização

School of Public and International Affairs

126 Park Avenue,

BRIDGEPORT,

Connecticut,

6604, United States

Requisitos de admissão

Para estudantes do(s)/da Brasil

For applicants who have not yet received their secondary or high school certificate/diploma. A minimum TOEFL score of 75 (IBT); A minimum IELTS Band score of 6.0; A minimum Pearson Test of English Academic (PTE Academic) score of 53; A minimum Duolingo English Test score of 90.

Para estudantes internacionais

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

You must demonstrate English language proficiency in one of the ways listed below. If you cannot demonstrate English language competency in one of these ways prior to registration, you will be given the University English Language Assessment Battery (ELAB) test upon arrival. If you pass at a satisfactory level, you may be able to begin academic classes.

  • Proof of completion of Advanced Level at the University’s English Language Institute (ELI)
  • Attainment of a satisfactory score on the University of Bridgeport’s English Language Assessment Battery (ELAB)
  • A minimum TOEFL score of 75 (IBT) for undergraduates
  • A minimum IELTS Band score of 6.0 for undergraduates
  • A minimum Pearson Test of English Academic (PTE Academic) score of 53 for undergraduates
  • A minimum Duolingo English Test score of 90 for undergraduates
  • A grade of “C” or better from an accredited American university for one semester of college English Composition
  • An official letter certifying completion of ELS (English Language Services) Level 112
  • An official “O” level or “A” level Certificate indicating a grade of “C” or better in English
  • An EIKEN score of Grade 2A or above for undergraduates
  • A score of 4 or better on the “English A” Higher Level examination in the International Baccalaureate (IB) program
  • WAEC, WASSE, CXC, etc. – Score of “C” or better on English Language exam

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Localizada a apenas uma hora de Nova York, a universidade fica na região de um parque de 400 acres ao longo da costa de Estreito de Long Island.

  • Bridgeport está localizada próxima à Boston e Nova York
  • 39ª universidade mais diversa dos EUA
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  • Salas de aula pequenas e proporção de 16 alunos por professor