Journalism (M.A.)

Program Code:   JOUR
Degree: M.A.
School: Journalism
   
General Requirements: Statement of Purpose
  Transcript(s)
  TOEFL/IELTS/PTE (international graduate students)
   
Program-Specific Requirements: Letters of Recommendation (3)
  Graduate Record Examination (GRE) (optional)
  CV/Resume
  Supplementary Application (optional)
  Supplementray Application Two (optional)
  3 Writing Samples*
  Description of Research/Work Experience (optional)
  Publications/Presentations (optional)
   
Application Deadlines: February 5, 2021 (Fall 2021 domestic/international) (final)
   
Contact Program: merrill.umd.edu/academics/masters-programs/
Diversity Statement: The School of Journalism is committed to
supporting students and ensuring a fear-free, inclusive
space where all students can thrive. The department
recognizes non-binary gender identifications, as well as
the difference between assigned biological sex and 
gender expression. It encourages students, faculty
and staff to share and honor preferred pronouns
and names.

*Writing samples uploaded to the Upload Requirements section of the application – under Writing Sample 1, Writing Sample 2, and Writing Sample 3.