Department of Communication College of Arts and Sciences Georgia State University

Atlanta, GA
location
Public
type
Urban
setting
46%
54%
student ratio
142
total students
$6,516 | $22,014
in-state | out-of-state tuition
February 10
fall application deadline
38%
acceptance rate
0 Department and Program
departments and programs

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Moving Image Studies Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
    • Public Communication Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
    • Media And Society Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
    • Rhetoric And Politics Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
    • Film, Video, And Digital Imaging Master of Arts (MA) [critical studies]
      Master of Arts (MA) [production]
      Master of Arts (MA) [screenwriting]
    • Human Communication And Social Influence Master of Arts (MA)
    • Mass Communication Master of Arts (MA)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 25
    • 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? No
    • 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

38% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 154
    • Accepted 60
    • Acceptance Rate 38
    • Enrolled 30
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $50
    • Application Fee - International $50
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Not Reported
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline February 10th February 10th Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline October 15th October 15th Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE
    • 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
    • In-state tuition *$6,516
    • Out-of-state tuition *$22,014
    • International student tuitionNot Reported
    • *Typical tuition for this institution for full-time graduate students per academic year
  • 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 awardsNot Reported
    • Types of financial support availableCareer or Field-Related Internships, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students142
    • Female Percentage46%
    • Male Percentage54%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students142
    • Part-time Percentage28%
    • Full-time Percentage72%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino5%
    • Black / African American16%
    • White / Caucasian65%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian3%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races5%
    • Unknown6%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty35
    • Full-time Percentage100%
    • Part-time Percentage0%
    • Female Percentage51%
    • Male Percentage49%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchNew media, mass media and journalism, rhetoric, film and media studies, film production
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

Department of Communication

College of Arts and Sciences
Georgia State University

33 Gilmer Street
Atlanta, GA 30302-3083
United States

Dr. David Cheshier

Chair

Phone: 404-413-5649
Fax: 404-413-5634
Email: dcheshier@gsu.edu

Dr. Jennifer Barker

Associate Professor

Phone: 404-413-5793
Fax: 404-413-5634
Email: jmbarker@gsu.edu


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