Department of Communication College of Communication and Fine Arts University of Memphis

Department of Communication College of Communication and Fine Arts University of Memphis

Memphis, TN
location
Public
type
Urban
setting
42%
58%
student ratio
38
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
February 1
fall application deadline
42%
acceptance rate
3 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Communication Arts Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
    • Communication Master of Arts (MA)
    • Film And Video Production Master of Arts (MA)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 6
    • Doctoral Degrees 4
    • 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? Not reported
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees Required and Alternate accepted
    • Doctoral Degrees Required and Required
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

42% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 42
    • Accepted 18
    • Acceptance Rate 42
    • Enrolled 6
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $35
    • Application Fee - International $60
    • Electronic applications accepted? Not Reported
    • 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 General Test
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE General Test
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 600 paper based

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 awardsFebruary 15
    • Types of financial support availableFederal Work-Study, Scholarship and/or loans, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students38
    • Female Percentage42%
    • Male Percentage58%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students38
    • Part-time Percentage47%
    • Full-time Percentage53%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino5%
    • Black / African American11%
    • White / Caucasian79%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian3%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races3%
    • Unknown-1%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty12
    • Full-time Percentage100%
    • Part-time Percentage0%
    • Female Percentage42%
    • Male Percentage58%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchRhetoric, media studies, applied communication (health communication)
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

Department of Communication

College of Communication and Fine Arts
University of Memphis

Memphis, TN 38152
United States

Dr. Sandra Sarkela

Chair

Phone: 901-678-3173
Fax: 901-678-4331
Email: ssarkela@memphis.edu

Dr. Amanda Young

Coordinator of Graduate Studies

Phone: 901-678-3612
Fax: 901-678-4331
Email: ajyoung@memphis.edu


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