Media Studies: MA, MS, PhD

Media Studies: MA, MS

Program Information

PROGRAM NAME

Media Studies


PROGRAM LEVEL

Master of Arts (MA), Master of Science (MS)


COLLEGE/SCHOOL AFFILIATION

School of Journalism and Communication




FINAL DEADLINE

Fall Term: February 1


MEDIAN TIME TO DEGREE

1.7 years


CAMPUS

Eugene


Program Description

In the School of Journalism and Communication’s academic master’s program, students examine media and communication from every angle, with interdisciplinary coursework spanning ethics, law, philosophy, sociology, and politics.

Students study under the guidance of leading researchers who are breaking ground in areas like global media, emerging technologies, and social change.

They will also develop the necessary skills to continue graduate studies or launch a career in business, government, or nonprofit work.

Program Information  Faculty


Application at a Glance

You apply for admission through your program. Detailed instructions are available on the program’s website.

UO Application Requirements

Program-Specific Application Requirements

Required

  • GRE (UO Institution Code: 4846)
  • Letters of Recommendation
  • Personal Statement
  • Portfolio/Work Sample
  • Resume or CV

Not Required

  • GMAT

Apply Through Department


Media Studies: PhD

Program Information

PROGRAM NAME

Media Studies


PROGRAM LEVEL

Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)


COLLEGE/SCHOOL AFFILIATION

School of Journalism and Communication




FINAL DEADLINE

Fall Term: January 1


MEDIAN TIME TO DEGREE

4 years


CAMPUS

Eugene


Program Description

In the School of Journalism and Communication doctoral program, candidates are more than just students. They work as a co-author, scholar, and teacher, conducting impactful research alongside pioneers in media and communication.

Program faculty are well regarded for their expertise in:

  • Media institutions
  • Ethics, law, and policy
  • International and multicultural communication
  • New media, including social media data analytics and games studies
  • Science communication

Program Information  Faculty


Application at a Glance

You apply for admission through your program. This program has two separate applications, the University of Oregon application and a department application. Detailed instructions are available on the program’s website.

You apply for admission through your program. Detailed instructions are available on the program’s website.

UO Application Requirements

Program-Specific Application Requirements

Required

  • GRE (UO Institution Code: 4846)
  • Letters of Recommendation
  • Personal Statement
  • Portfolio/Work Sample
  • Resume or CV

Not Required

  • GMAT

Apply Through Department