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Communication, Culture, and Media

College of Arts and Sciences

Degrees OfferedAvailabilityLocation
MSFull-Time, Part-TimePhiladelphia
PhDFull-TimePhiladelphia

Application Requirements

On-Campus Program

Deadlines

Please view our academic calendar for term start dates.

Fall (Sept.)Winter (Jan.)Spring (March)Summer (June)
MS Applicants (U.S. Students)Sept. 1Nov. 23Feb. 22May 22
MS Applicants (International Students)June 13N/AN/AN/A
PhD CandidatesDec. 15N/AN/A

Requirements

For details regarding the items below please review the Admission Application Instructions.

  • Graduate Admission Application

    We prefer that you apply online to Drexel.

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  • Transcripts

    Provide transcripts from all colleges and universities attended.

  • Standardized Test Scores

    TOEFL scores are required for international applicants or applicants who earned a degree outside the U.S. (minimum scores: 100/600/250). Scores will be reviewed based on section scores and total scores. IELTS scores may be submitted in lieu of TOEFL scores (minimum Overall Band Score: 7.0).

    GRE scores are not required, but are recommended for applicants whose undergraduate GPA is below 3.2.

  • Essay

    A 1,500-word essay explaining your interest in the program is required.

  • Résumé

    Submit your résumé by mail or email it as an attachment to enroll@drexel.edu.

  • Letters of Recommendation

    Two letters of recommendation are required for the MS program and three letters of recommendation are required for the PhD program. Use the Electronic Letter of Recommendation form to submit your recommendation letters.

  • Mailing Addresses
    • By Postal Mail
      Drexel University
      Application Processing
      PO Box 34789
      Philadelphia, PA 19101-4789
    • By Express Courier
      (DHL, FedEx, UPS, etc.)
      Drexel University
      Application Processing
      3141 Chestnut Street
      Philadelphia, PA 19104-2876

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