Program in Rhetorical Studies Lawrence Herbert School of Communication Hofstra University

Program in Rhetorical Studies Lawrence Herbert School of Communication Hofstra University

Hempstead, NY
location
Private
type
Suburban
setting
71%
29%
student ratio
21
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
Rolling
fall application deadline
80%
acceptance rate
1 Degree Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Rhetoric Master of Arts (MA)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 7
    • 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? Yes
    • Evening/weekend programs available? Yes
    • Distance learning programs available? No
    • Terminal master's degree available? Not reported
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

80% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 15
    • Accepted 12
    • Acceptance Rate 80
    • Enrolled 8
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $70
    • Application Fee - International $75
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's Degrees2 letters of recommendation, interview
    • Doctoral's DegreesNot Reported
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 550 paper based, TOEFL iBT

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees *
    • Tuition & FeesNot Reported
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitFAFSA
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsNot Reported
    • Types of financial support availableFellowships, Research Assitantships, Tuition Waivers, Federal Work-Study, Financial Support for Part-time Students, Institutionally-sponsored Loans, Scholarship and/or loans, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students21
    • Female Percentage71%
    • Male Percentage29%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students21
    • Part-time Percentage38%
    • Full-time Percentage62%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino21%
    • Black / African American32%
    • White / Caucasian42%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian0%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races5%
    • Unknown0%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchPerformance of race and gender, public deliberation, civic engagement, political communication, popular culture, health communication
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

Program in Rhetorical Studies

Lawrence Herbert School of Communication
Hofstra University

100 Hofstra University
Hempstead, NY 11549
United States

Dr. Andrew Spieldenner

Program Director

Phone: 516-463-5955
Fax: 516-463-7012
Email: sphazs@hofstra.edu

Sunil Samuel

Assistant Vice President of Admissions

Phone: 516-463-4723
Fax: 516-463-4664
Email: graduateadmission@hofstra.edu


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