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Department of Communication and Rhetorical Studies Graduate School of Liberal Arts Duquesne University

  • Pittsburgh, PA
    location
  • Private
    type
  • Urban
    setting
  • 61%39%
    student ratio
  • 106
    total students
  • $17,388 | $17,388
    in-state tuition | out-of-state tuition
  • February 1
    fall application deadline
  • 52%
    acceptance rate
  • 2 Degrees
    degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Rhetoric Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
    • Communication Master of Arts (MA)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 24
    • Doctoral Degrees 5
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported
    • * Shows the number of degrees awarded for the last academic year that data was reported.
  • Earning Your Degree
    • Part-time study available? Yes
    • Evening/weekend programs available? Yes
    • Distance learning programs available? No
    • Terminal master's degree available? No
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees Optional and practicum
    • Doctoral Degrees 2, Required and Required
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

52% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 78
    • Accepted 41
    • Acceptance Rate 52
    • Enrolled 29
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic Not Reported
    • Application Fee - International Not Reported
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline February 1st February 1st Yes
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline November 1st November 1st Yes
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE General Test
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE General Test
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees
    • In-state tuition *$17,388
    • Out-of-state tuition *$17,388
    • International student tuitionNot Reported
    • *Typical tuition for this insitution for full-time graduate students per academic year
  • Fees
    • Per-academic year fees$1,656.00
    • Per-term feesNot Reported
    • One-time feeNot Reported
    • *Typical fees for this insitution for full-time graduate students per academic year
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitNot Reported
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsMay 1
    • Types of financial support availableResearch Assitantships, Teaching Assistantships, Tuition Waivers, Career or Field-Related Internships, Federal Work-Study, Institutionally-sponsored Loans, Scholarship and/or loans, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students106
    • Female Percentage61%
    • Male Percentage39%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students106
    • Part-time Percentage8%
    • Full-time Percentage92%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino1%
    • Black / African American8%
    • White / Caucasian82%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian0%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races1%
    • Unknown8%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty15
    • Full-time Percentage67%
    • Part-time Percentage33%
    • Female Percentage47%
    • Male Percentage53%

Location & Contact

Department of Communication and Rhetorical Studies

Graduate School of Liberal Arts
Duquesne University

600 Forbes Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15282-0001
United States

Dr. Ronald Arnett

Chair

Phone: 412-396-5076
Email: arnett@duq.edu

Ms. Linda Rendulic

Assistant to the Dean

Phone: 412-396-6460
Email: rendulic@duq.edu



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