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

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

Carbondale, IL
location
Public
type
Rural
setting
52%
48%
student ratio
79
total students
Tuition Cost Not Reported
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
February 1
fall application deadline
35%
acceptance rate
5 Departments and Programs
departments and programs

Departments & Programs


Degrees & Awards

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Communication Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Arts (MA)
      Master of Business Administration/Master of Arts (MBA/MA)
      Master of Fine Arts (MFA)
      Master of Science (MS)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 24
    • 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? Yes
    • Evening/weekend programs available? No
    • Distance learning programs available? Not reported
    • Terminal master's degree available? No
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees Not reported
    • Doctoral Degrees Thesis Required
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

35% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 57
    • Accepted 20
    • Acceptance Rate 35
    • Enrolled 6
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $65
    • Application Fee - International $65
    • Electronic applications accepted? Not Reported
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • 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 DegreesNot Reported
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE General Test, minimum GPA of 3.25
    • 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 submitNot Reported
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsNot Reported
    • Types of financial support availableFellowships, Research Assistantships, Teaching Assistantships, Tuition Waivers, Career or Field-Related Internships, Federal Work-Study, Financial Support for Part-time Students, Institutionally-sponsored Loans

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students79
    • Female Percentage52%
    • Male Percentage48%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students79
    • Part-time Percentage34%
    • Full-time Percentage66%
  • Race/Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino0%
    • Black / African American10%
    • White / Caucasian47%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian1%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races0%
    • Unknown or International Student42%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakdown
    • Total Faculty37
    • Full-time Percentage95%
    • Part-time Percentage5%
    • Female Percentage24%
    • Male Percentage76%

Location & Contact

MFA-College of Mass Communication and Media Arts

Southern Illinois University Carbondale

Carbondale, IL 62901-4701
United States

Dr. Dafna Lemish

Interim Dean

Phone: 618-453-7708
Email: dafnalemish@siu.edu

Ms. Cathy Lilley

Office Manager

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


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