Curriculum Overview

UIS offers both the Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) and Master of Arts (M.A.) degrees in Communication and an undergraduate minor.

Requirements for admission to the department as a candidate for the B.A. degree are identical to the general UIS requirements. For admission into the M.A. degree program, students must have a bachelor’s degree or equivalent, a cumulative undergraduate GPA of at least 3.0 and a passing score on the department’s graduate admission writing examination.

Students who are required to take the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) must achieve a score of 580 or above to be admitted to the department.

For more information on specific admission and department requirements, please consult the links to the left.