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Florida State University

School of Communication

Tallahassee, FL

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Overview

Florida State University / School of Communication is located in Tallahassee, FL, in a suburban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Arts (MA) Public interest media and communication
Master of Science (MS) Media and communication studies
Master of Science (MS) Integrated marketing communication
Master of Arts (MA) Integrated marketing communication
Master of Science (MS) Public interest media and communication
Master of Arts (MA) Media and communication studies
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Communication theory and research

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 59
Doctoral Degrees 5

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? Yes
Evening/weekend programs available? No
Distance learning programs available? No
Terminal master's degree available? No

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Master's Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Thesis Required for some
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Comp Exam Required
Thesis Required

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

184
Applied
108
Accepted
46
Enrolled
59%

Applying

30
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline July 1st May 1st Yes
Spring deadline November 1st November 1st Yes

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Exam GRE General Test
Master's Degree Requirements Minimum GPA of 3.0
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE General Test
Doctoral Degree Requirements Minimum GPA of 3.3 in graduate course work

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL Paper score: 600
TOEFL IBT score: 100
IELTS: Required IELTS Paper score: 7

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit: FAFSA
Application deadlines for financial awards November 1
Types of financial support available Research Assistantships
Teaching Assistantships
Scholarship and/or loans
Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

142
Total Graduate Students
Not Reported
International Breakout (representing other countries)

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 18.31%
Black or African American 14.08%
White or Caucasian 40%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0%
Asian 16.9%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0.7%
Two or more races 7.04%
Unknown 2.82%

Gender

Male (28%)
Female (71%)

Faculty

21
Total faculty
Full-time - 20
Part-time - 1
Male (10)
Female (11)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Communication in the public interest; strategic communication; media and technology; multicultural, intercultural, and international communication
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year:
41,657

Location & Contact

Address 296 Champions Way
University Center, Building C, Suite 3100
Tallahassee, FL  32306
United States
Contact Dr. Jennifer Proffitt
Director
Email: jennifer.proffitt@cci.fsu.edu
Phone: 850-644-5034
Fax: 850-644-8642

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