12
Students
Suburban setting
Suburban
Setting
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Overview

University of Illinois at Springfield / Public Affairs Reporting Program is located in Springfield, IL, in a suburban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Arts (MA)

Degrees Awarded

Master's Degrees 10

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? Yes
Evening/weekend programs available? Yes
Distance learning programs available? No

Degree Requirements

Master's Degrees Entrance Exam literacy/competency writing test
Internship, professional portfolio

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

19
Applied
14
Accepted
12
Enrolled
74%

Applying

60
Application Fee - Domestic
75
Application Fee - International
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Entrance Requirements

Master's Degree Exam Literacy/competency writing test
Master's Degree Requirements Interview, written work sample, narrative statement on qualifications and interest in program, 3 letters of reference
International Students Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL Paper score: 500
TOEFL IBT score: 61

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit FAFSA
Application deadlines for financial awards November 15
Types of financial support available Research Assistantships
Teaching Assistantships
Health Care Benefits
Scholarship and/or loans
Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

12
Total Graduate Students
Not Reported
International Breakout (representing other countries)
100%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino Not Reported
Black or African American 16.67%
White or Caucasian 83%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian Not Reported
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races Not Reported
Unknown Not Reported

Gender

Male (50%)
Female (50%)

Faculty

1
Total faculty
Full-time (1)
Part-time (0)

Location & Contact

Address One University Plaza
Springfield, IL  62703-5407
United States
Contact Dr. Charles Wheeler
Director
Email: cwhee1@uis.edu
Phone: 217-206-6535
Fax: 217-206-7807