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M.A. in Communication – Program Application Requirements

M.A. in Communication Application Requirements

Master of Arts in Communication (M.A.)

Public Service Communication Specialist Certificate

To be considered for admission, students must submit an application to Monmouth University along with a $50 application fee, and provide the following:

  • Possession of a baccalaureate degree with a minimum 3.0 overall GPA and a minimum 3.0 GPA in the undergraduate major.
  • Two letters of recommendation for graduate study. Letters from current or former professor recommended. If these are unavailable, letters may be sought from current colleagues, or a current or recent supervisor.
  • Personal essay of not more than 750 words that describes the applicant’s preparation for study in the program and personal objectives for graduate study.
  • Digital and/or hard copy portfolio of select samples of work, including a writing sample, that demonstrate initiative and achievement in academic, professional, and/or community settings. For the Interactive and Digital Media concentration please submit a digital portfolio with samples of your creative media, interactive media, transmedia design, computing, and/or  technological projects that highlight and demonstrate your initiative and achievement in academic, professional, and/or community settings.
  • Résumé.