Graduate School of Journalism Columbia University

Graduate School of Journalism Columbia University

New York, NY
location
Private
type
Urban
setting
58%
42%
student ratio
300
total students
Tuition Cost Not Reported
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
December 16
fall application deadline
19%
acceptance rate
6 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Awards

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Journalism Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Juris Doctor/Master of Science (JD/MS)
      Master of Arts (MA)
      Master of International Affairs/Master of Science (MIA/MS)
      Master of Science (MS)
      Master of Science/Master of Business Administration (MS/MBA)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 256
    • 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? No
    • Distance learning programs available? Not reported
    • Terminal master's degree available? Not reported
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees Thesis Required
    • Doctoral Degrees Thesis Required
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

19% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 1,261
    • Accepted 241
    • Acceptance Rate 19
    • Enrolled 206
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $75
    • Application Fee - International $75
    • Electronic applications accepted? Not Reported
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Not Reported
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline December 16th Not Reported Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's Degreeswriting test, 2-3 samples of journalistic work, minimum typing speed of 50 words per minute
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required

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 availableCareer or Field-Related Internships, Institutionally-sponsored Loans, Scholarship and/or loans

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students300
    • Female Percentage58%
    • Male Percentage42%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students300
    • Part-time Percentage31%
    • Full-time Percentage69%
  • Race/Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino3%
    • Black / African American6%
    • White / Caucasian69%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian5%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races3%
    • Unknown or International Student14%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakdown
    • Total Faculty97
    • Full-time Percentage20%
    • Part-time Percentage80%
    • Female Percentage34%
    • Male Percentage66%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchInternational communication, communication technologies, ethics in journalism, journalism history
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

Graduate School of Journalism

Columbia University

116th Street and Broadway
New York, NY 10027
United States

Tom Goldstein

Robert MacDonald

Director of Admissions

Phone: 212-854-3828
Email: rm37@columbia.edu


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