College of Communication and Information Kent State University

College of Communication and Information Kent State University

Kent, OH
location
Public
type
Suburban
setting
75%
25%
student ratio
1,098
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
February 1
fall application deadline
79%
acceptance rate
6 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Certificate
      Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Arts (MA)
      Master of Fine Arts (MFA)
      Master of Library and Information Science (MLIS)
      Master of Science (MS)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 386
    • Doctoral Degrees 5
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees 5
    • * 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? Yes
    • Terminal master's degree available? Not reported
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees
    • Doctoral Degrees
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

79% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 950
    • Accepted 753
    • Acceptance Rate 79
    • Enrolled 563
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $45
    • Application Fee - International $70
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Not Reported
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline February 1st February 1st Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE (for some programs), minimum GPA of 3.0, transcripts, and goal statement, 3 letters of recommendation
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE, minimum GPA of 3.3, transcripts, and scholarly writing sample, 3 letters of recommendation
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced Degreesminimum GPA of 3.0, transcripts
    • International DegreesTOEFL (minimum score: paper-based 525, iBT 71), Michigan English Language Assessment Battery (minimum score of 75), IELTS (minimum score of 6.0), PTE Academic (minimum score of 48), or completion of ELS level 112 Intensive Program

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 awardsNot Reported
    • Types of financial support availableCareer or Field-Related Internships, Federal Work-Study, Scholarship and/or loans, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students1098
    • Female Percentage75%
    • Male Percentage25%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students1098
    • Part-time Percentage71%
    • Full-time Percentage29%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino3%
    • Black / African American5%
    • White / Caucasian78%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian1%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races3%
    • Unknown10%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty80
    • Full-time Percentage100%
    • Part-time Percentage0%
    • Female Percentage59%
    • Male Percentage41%

Location & Contact

College of Communication and Information

Kent State University

PO Box 5190
Kent, OH 44242-0001
United States

AnnMarie LeBlanc

Professor and Interim Dean

Phone: 330-672-2950
Email: aleblanc@kent.edu

Dr. Don Wicks

Professor and Coordinator of Doctoral Education

Phone: 330-672-2950
Fax: 330-672-7965
Email: ccikent@kent.edu


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