Program in Communication, Information and Library Studies School of Communication and Information Rutgers University-New Brunswick

Program in Communication, Information and Library Studies School of Communication and Information Rutgers University-New Brunswick

Piscataway, NJ
location
Public
type
Urban
setting
74%
26%
student ratio
102
total students
Tuition Cost Not Reported
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
January 15
fall application deadline
67%
acceptance rate
1 Degree Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Awards

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Communication Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees Not reported
    • Doctoral Degrees 11
    • 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? Yes
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees Not reported
    • Doctoral Degrees Comp Exam Required, Thesis Required and qualifying exams
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

67% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 106
    • Accepted 72
    • Acceptance Rate 67
    • Enrolled 19
  • 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 January 15th January 15th Yes
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesNot Reported
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE General Test, proficiency in statistics
    • 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 1
    • Types of financial support availableFellowships, Research Assistantships, Teaching Assistantships, Institutionally-sponsored Loans

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students102
    • Female Percentage74%
    • Male Percentage26%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students102
    • Part-time Percentage64%
    • Full-time Percentage36%
  • Race/Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino1%
    • Black / African American7%
    • White / Caucasian67%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian25%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races0%
    • Unknown or International Student0%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakdown
    • Total Faculty43
    • Full-time Percentage100%
    • Part-time Percentage0%
    • Female Percentage49%
    • Male Percentage51%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchInformation science, media studies
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last year$739,865

Location & Contact

Program in Communication, Information and Library Studies

School of Communication and Information
Rutgers University-New Brunswick

65 Davidson Road Room 202
Piscataway, NJ 08854-8097
United States

Dr. Craig Scott

Director

Phone: 732-932-7500 ext. 8142
Fax: 732-932-6916
Email: crscott@rci.rutgers.edu

Ms. Linda Costa

Director of Graduate Admissions

Phone: 732-932-7711
Fax: 732-932-8231
Email: smeds@rci.rutgers.edu


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