College of Journalism and Communications University of Florida

College of Journalism and Communications University of Florida

Gainesville, FL
location
Public
type
Suburban
setting
71%
29%
student ratio
349
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
April 1
fall application deadline
39%
acceptance rate
4 Departments and Programs
departments and programs

Departments & Programs


Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Mass Communication Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Arts in Mass Communication (MAMC)
    • Juris Doctor/Doctor of Philosophy (JD/PhD)
      Juris Doctor/Master of Arts in Mass Communication (JD/MAMC)
    • Advertising Master of Advertising (M Adv)
    • Public Relations Master of Arts in Mass Communication (MAMC)
    • Telecommunication Master of Arts in Mass Communication (MAMC)
    • Journalism Master of Arts in Mass Communication (MAMC)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 107
    • Doctoral Degrees 12
    • 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? Yes
    • Terminal master's degree available? No
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees
    • Doctoral Degrees
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

39% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 410
    • Accepted 161
    • Acceptance Rate 39
    • Enrolled 86
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $30
    • Application Fee - International $30
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline April 1st January 30th Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline April 15th July 15th Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE General Test 156 Verbal, 146 Quantitative, minimum GPA of 3.0. resume, and statement of goals, 3 letters of recommendation
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE General Test 156 Verbal, 146 Quantitative, minimum GPA of 3.0. resume, and statement of goals, 3 letters of recommendation
    • 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 awardsMarch 15
    • Types of financial support availableCareer or Field-Related Internships, Federal Work-Study, Financial Support for Part-time Students, Institutionally-sponsored Loans, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students349
    • Female Percentage71%
    • Male Percentage29%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students349
    • Part-time Percentage58%
    • Full-time Percentage42%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino14%
    • Black / African American10%
    • White / Caucasian69%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian3%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races0%
    • Unknown4%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty36
    • Full-time Percentage92%
    • Part-time Percentage8%
    • Female Percentage53%
    • Male Percentage47%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchTranslational communication in science, technology, engineering, medicine, and health; international and intercultural communication; audience analysis and media effects; social interest communication, grassroots activism, and civic engagement; corporate social responsibility
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last year$1,093,206

Location & Contact

College of Journalism and Communications

University of Florida

PO Box 118400
Gainesville, FL 32611
United States

Diane McFarlin

Dean

Phone: 352-392-0466
Fax: 352-392-1794
Email: dmcfarlin@ufl.edu

Debbie Treise

Senior Associate Dean, Division of Graduate Studies and Research

Phone: 352-392-6557
Email: dtreise@jou.ufl.edu


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