The program admits students holding Bachelor degrees in any of the areas listed above as well as those holding degrees in other majors. Students from non related majors must take and pass a number of preparatory courses which the department deems necessary to pursue a Master of Arts in Media Studies. A student must obtain at least a “B” grade in any remedial course. Candidates should have a GPA of 3.0. Applicants with a GPA between 2.8 and 3.0 may be admitted on a probationary basis. They must achieve a GPA of 3.0 in their first semester in order to continue in the program.
Candidates must also submit three letters of recommendation, an updated C.V., and a personal statement explaining their educational goals and reasons for selecting this area of study. Other university graduate admission requirements may apply as specified in the catalog.