Carbondale, IL
location
Public
type
Rural
setting
53%
47%
student ratio
49
total students
Tuition Cost Not Reported
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
February 1
fall application deadline
40%
acceptance rate
2 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Awards

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Mass Communication Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Fine Arts (MFA)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 8
    • Doctoral Degrees 6
    • 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? Not reported
    • Evening/weekend programs available? Not reported
    • Distance learning programs available? Not reported
    • Terminal master's degree available? Not reported
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees Not reported
    • Doctoral Degrees Thesis Required
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

40% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 44
    • Accepted 18
    • Acceptance Rate 40
    • Enrolled 4
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $65
    • Application Fee - International $65
    • Electronic applications accepted? Not Reported
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Not Reported
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline February 1st Not Reported Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's Degreesminimum GPA of 2.7
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE, minimum GPA of 3.25
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, TOEFL iBT

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 awardsNot Reported
    • Types of financial support availableFellowships, Research Assistantships, Teaching Assistantships, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students49
    • Female Percentage53%
    • Male Percentage47%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students49
    • Part-time Percentage37%
    • Full-time Percentage63%
  • Race/Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino0%
    • Black / African American6%
    • White / Caucasian49%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian2%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races0%
    • Unknown or International Student43%

Location & Contact

Department of Mass Communication and Media Arts

PhD-College of Mass Communication and Media Arts
MFA-College of Mass Communication and Media Arts
Southern Illinois University Carbondale

Carbondale, IL 62901-4701
United States

Prof. Deborah Tudor

Director of Graduate Studies

Phone: 618-453-3267
Email: dtudor@siu.edu

Ms. Cathy Lilley

Office Manager

Phone: 618-453-3785
Email: mcmagrad@siu.edu


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