College of Communication and Information Kent State University

College of Communication and Information Kent State University

Kent, OH
location
Public
type
Suburban
setting
70%
30%
student ratio
1,052
total students
Tuition Cost Not Reported
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
January 15
fall application deadline
81%
acceptance rate
9 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Awards

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Master of Arts (MA)
      Master of Business Administration/Master of Arts (MBA/MA)
      Master of Business Administration/Master of Library and Information Sciences (MBA/MLIS)
      Master of Digital Sciences (MDS)
      Master of Education/Master of Library and Information Science (M Ed/MLIS)
      Master of Fine Arts (MFA)
      Master of Library and Information Science (MLIS)
      Master of Library and Information Science/Master of Science (MLIS/MS)
      Master of Science (MS)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 879
    • Doctoral Degrees 3
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees 4
    • * 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 Thesis Required for some and thesis, project, or internships
    • Doctoral Degrees Comp Exam Required and Thesis Required
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

81% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 563
    • Accepted 460
    • Acceptance Rate 81
    • Enrolled 232
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $45
    • Application Fee - International $70
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline January 15th December 15th Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline November 25th October 25th Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE, transcripts, 3 letters of recommendation, and goal statement, writing samples
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE, transcripts, 3 letters of recommendation, and goal statement, writing samples
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International Degreesminimum 587 TOEFL score (94 on the internet-based version), minimum 82 MELAB score, minimum 7.0 IELTS score or minimum 65 PTE academic score.

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 awardsJanuary 15
    • Types of financial support availableCareer or Field-Related Internships, Federal Work-Study, Scholarship and/or loans, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students1052
    • Female Percentage70%
    • Male Percentage30%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students1052
    • Part-time Percentage70%
    • Full-time Percentage30%
  • Race/Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino3%
    • Black / African American6%
    • White / Caucasian67%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian1%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races6%
    • Unknown or International Student17%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakdown
    • Total Faculty128
    • Full-time Percentage52%
    • Part-time Percentage48%
    • Female Percentage57%
    • Male Percentage43%

Location & Contact

College of Communication and Information

Kent State University

PO Box 5190
Kent, OH 44242-0001
United States

Amy Reynolds

Professor and Dean

Phone: 330-672-2950
Email: areyno24@kent.edu

Nzinga Hart

Graduate Academic Program Coordinator

Phone: 330-672-2502
Email: nbodden@kent.edu


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