College of the Arts and Communication William Paterson University of New Jersey

College of the Arts and Communication William Paterson University of New Jersey

Wayne, NJ
location
Public
type
Suburban
setting
48%
52%
student ratio
50
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
June 1
fall application deadline
59%
acceptance rate
3 Departments and Programs
departments and programs

Departments & Programs


Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Professional Communication Master of Arts (MA)
    • Art Master of Fine Arts (MFA)
    • Music Master of Music (MM)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 26
    • 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? No
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

59% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 79
    • Accepted 47
    • Acceptance Rate 59
    • Enrolled 24
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $50
    • Application Fee - International $50
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline June 1st March 1st Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline November 5th October 15th Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE , minimum GPA of 2.75; audition; 2 letters of recommendation; portfolio with letter of intent
    • 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 & FeesNot Reported
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitFAFSA
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsApril 1
    • Types of financial support availableCareer or Field-Related Internships, Federal Work-Study, Financial Support for Part-time Students, Scholarship and/or loans, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students50
    • Female Percentage48%
    • Male Percentage52%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students50
    • Part-time Percentage36%
    • Full-time Percentage64%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino9%
    • Black / African American4%
    • White / Caucasian73%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian7%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races0%
    • Unknown7%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty34
    • Full-time Percentage68%
    • Part-time Percentage32%
    • Female Percentage62%
    • Male Percentage38%

Location & Contact

College of the Arts and Communication

William Paterson University of New Jersey

300 Pompton Road
Wayne, NJ 07470-8420
United States

Mr. Daryl Moore

Dean

Phone: 973-720-2232
Email: moored@wpunj.edu

Christina Aiello

Assistant Director, Graduate Admissions

Phone: 973-720-2506
Fax: 973-720-2035
Email: aielloc@wpunj.edu


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