How to Apply to the Graduate Program in Communication

San Diego State University has been ranked as the #1 small research university in the country and previously ranked twice by peers as among the top five M.A. communication programs in the country. According to EdUniversal, this program is ranked #10 among all Communication M.A. programs in the United States. When only considering masters-only programs in Communication Studies, this is the top-ranked program in the United States. We offer outstanding academic preparation, as well as individualized attention, and a culture of ‘working hard and playing hard.' If this sounds like a program you are interested in pursuing, the five steps below will provide a complete explanation of the application process.

October 20, 2023 Information Session: This Zoom recording(58:37) features an introduction to the School of Communication (Dr. Canary), an overview of our graduate program and application process (Dr. Chen), and a panel of our graduate faculty (Drs. Martinez, Record, and Pariera) and graduate students (Azzam, Canepa, Stone, and Pryor-Landman).

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