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Mass Communication and Media Studies (BA)

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Next start date

10/14/15

Cost per credit

$490
The cost of this program is $490 per credit hour, with no additional program fees. Technology, Financial Aid Trust and other mandatory university fees may apply.
Tuition has no additional program fees. Technology, Financial Aid Trust and other mandatory university fees may apply.

The Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication at Arizona State University is one of the nation’s premier journalism schools. Offered online, the Bachelor of Arts in Mass Communication and Media Studies explores global mass communication issues from all dimensions: societal, cultural, historical, political, economic, technological and legal.

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Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication

A sophisticated understanding of mass communication is a critical asset for careers in business, government, community and the non-profit sectors. As a student in the Mass Communication and Media Studies program, you will examine a variety of media and communication subjects including History of Mass Communication, Social Media, and Political Communication.

With courses taught by the Cronkite School’s top-tier faculty, including Pulitzer Prize winning journalist Steven Doig, media literacy advocate and researcher Dr. Mary-Lou Galician and new media pioneer Dan Gillmor, this program is designed to give you a deep and nuanced understanding of the growing importance, power, influence and changing nature of media in the world. Program courses include: Media Issues in American Pop Culture, Race, Gender, and Media, and Visual Communication.

What it costs

The cost of this program is $490 per credit hour, with no additional program fees. Technology, Financial Aid Trust and other mandatory university fees may apply.
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Requirements

All students are required to meet general university admission requirements.

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