Department of Journalism School of Communication Emerson College

Department of Journalism School of Communication Emerson College

Boston, MA
location
Private
type
Urban
setting
80%
20%
student ratio
41
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
March 1
fall application deadline
46%
acceptance rate
2 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Journalism Master of Arts (MA) [broadcast journalism]
      Master of Arts (MA) [print/multimedia journalism]
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 22
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • 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? No
    • Evening/weekend programs available? No
    • Distance learning programs available? No
    • Terminal master's degree available? No
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees Not reported
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

46% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 112
    • Accepted 52
    • Acceptance Rate 46
    • Enrolled 16
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $60
    • Application Fee - International $75
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline March 1st March 1st Yes
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE General Test
    • Doctoral's DegreesNot Reported
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 550 paper based, TOEFL iBT, IELTS required, IELTS paper based

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees
    • Tuition *
    • Student tuitionNot Reported
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • Fees
    • Per-academic year feesNot Reported
    • Per-term feesNot Reported
    • One-time feeNot Reported
    • *Typical fees for this institution for full-time graduate students per academic year
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitFAFSA
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsMarch 1
    • Types of financial support availableFellowships, Federal Work-Study, Scholarship and/or loans, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students41
    • Female Percentage80%
    • Male Percentage20%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students41
    • Part-time Percentage2%
    • Full-time Percentage98%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino10%
    • Black / African American17%
    • White / Caucasian43%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian0%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races3%
    • Unknown27%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty24
    • Full-time Percentage67%
    • Part-time Percentage33%
    • Female Percentage54%
    • Male Percentage46%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchJournalism
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

Department of Journalism

School of Communication
Emerson College

120 Boylston Street
Boston, MA 02116-4624
United States

Prof. Paul Niwa

Interim Chair

Phone: 617-824-8805
Email: ted_gup@emerson.edu

Leanda Ferland

Office of Graduate Admission

Phone: 617-824-8610
Fax: 617-824-8614
Email: gradapp@emerson.edu


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