Admission Requirements & Deadlines

Communication Management (M.S.) 

Application Deadlines

summer fall
Final Deadline: May 1
Early Deadline: April 1

Priority Deadline: June 15

Final Deadline: Aug. 15

Admission Criteria 

  • A baccalaureate degree from a regionally accredited college or university in the following fields: mass communication; public relations and advertising; communication studies, or related field; or equivalent professional experiences that are documented by the student and approved by the program director.
  • No GRE scores are required. 
  • A minimum overall GPA of 3.00 or higher for full admission. Conditional admission may be granted to students whose GPA is at least a 2.8. GPA calculations for admission may be based upon the last 60 credits of undergraduate and post-baccalaureate study. Courses taken beyond the baccalaureate degree may be included in the undergraduate grade point average only if they are at least upper division undergraduate work (300/400 level).

Application Requirements

Submit an online application, application fee and official transcripts, along with: