Fairbanks, AK
location
Public
type
Small
setting
57%
43%
student ratio
14
total students
Tuition Cost Not Reported
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
June 1
fall application deadline
50%
acceptance rate
1 Degree Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Awards

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Professional Communication Master of Arts (MA) [Corporate and Organizational Communication]
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 2
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • 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? Not reported
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees Comp Exam Required, Thesis Required and oral defense of thesis
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

50% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 8
    • Accepted 4
    • Acceptance Rate 50
    • Enrolled 4
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $60
    • Application Fee - International $60
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline June 1st March 1st Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline October 15th September 1st Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's Degreesbachelor's degree from accredited institution with minimum cumulative undergraduate and major GPA of 3.0, academic writing sample
    • Doctoral's DegreesNot Reported
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 550 paper based, TOEFL iBT, IELTS required, IELTS 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 awardsJuly 1
    • Types of financial support availableTeaching Assistantships, Tuition Waivers, Federal Work-Study, Financial Support for Part-time Students, Scholarship and/or loans, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students14
    • Female Percentage57%
    • Male Percentage43%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students14
    • Part-time Percentage43%
    • Full-time Percentage57%
  • Race/Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino7%
    • Black / African American14%
    • White / Caucasian29%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian0%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races21%
    • Unknown or International Student29%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakdown
    • Total Faculty7
    • Full-time Percentage100%
    • Part-time Percentage0%
    • Female Percentage29%
    • Male Percentage71%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchInterpersonal communications, health communications, intercultural communications, politeness and face management in conversation, gender communication
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

Department of Communications

College of Liberal Arts
University of Alaska Fairbanks

PO Box 755680
Fairbanks, AK 99775-5680
United States

Dr. Peter DeCaro

Department Chair

Phone: 907-474-6591
Fax: 907-474-5858
Email: fycomm@uaf.edu

Mary Kreta

Director of Admissions

Phone: 907-474-7500
Fax: 907-474-7097
Email: admissions@uaf.edu

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