Graduate Admissions Process 

  1. Complete the Graduate Admissions Application.
    Applications may be completed online, or contact the Office of Admissions for a paper application. A $45.00 non-refundable application fee is due at the time of submission.

  2. Submit your official transcripts.

    Include every regionally accredited college or university that has awarded you college credit towards your baccalaureate degree. Transcripts can be sent electronically or mailed to the Office of Graduate Admissions.

  3. Take one of the following: GRE, MAT, or GMAT
    For more information on testing, visit the Admissions Requirements page.

    Note: Applicants' GPA below a 2.75 may be required to take one of the exams.

  4. Submit the Communication Studies program criteria:
    1) A professional resumé
    2) Three professional references
    3) 400-500 word essay explaining what you expect to gain by completing degree

Once you have completed these procedures, track your application status on your newly created Ship Portal. You may also monitor other outstanding or required materials.


If you have questions feel free to contact the Office of Graduate Studies

For information on financial aid, visit the Office of Financial Aid.