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

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

Pittsburgh, PA
location
Private
type
Urban
setting
59%
41%
student ratio
108
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
February 1
fall application deadline
54%
acceptance rate
2 Degrees Offered
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 13
    • Doctoral Degrees 6
    • 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
    • Doctoral Degrees
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

54% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 86
    • Accepted 47
    • Acceptance Rate 54
    • Enrolled 20
  • 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 *
    • Tuition & FeesNot Reported
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • 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 Students108
    • Female Percentage59%
    • Male Percentage41%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students108
    • Part-time Percentage8%
    • Full-time Percentage92%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino2%
    • Black / African American9%
    • White / Caucasian80%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian1%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races1%
    • Unknown7%

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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