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Bachelor of Arts in Journalism/Digital Media

University of Findlay University of Findlay, USA

Intake Aug 2023

Jan 2023, Aug 2022

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USD 35878

Tuition Fee (USD)

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USD 50

Application Fee

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48 months

Duration

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6

IELTS

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61

TOEFL

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50%

Min GPA

Program Overview

While technology evolves at a rapid pace, the journalism and digital media fields have never been more exciting! It's more important now than ever to be able to communicate quickly and effectively on multiple media platforms. As a journalism/digital media major, you will gain a well-rounded skill set that will allow you to work in a variety of settings.

The journalism/digital media program at the University of Findlay is designed to prepare students to become successful reporters, writers, content developers, storytellers and overall strong communicators. With a strong focus on experiential learning, our program will provide you with a variety skills and experiences in

  • Newswriting and editing
  • Digital media and storytelling
  • Web design
  • Social media practices in the professional world
  • Video and audio production
  • Interactive communication
  • Media Law

As a journalism/digital media major, you will be able to explore career opportunities in journalism, digital media, public relations, organizational communication, marketing or the rapidly growing field of health communication. Whether you develop content for newspapers, magazines, television, radio, websites or social media, it all starts with core skills that you will gain in our program. Some examples of these skills are:

  • Gathering fair and accurate information
  • Effectively conducting interviews
  • Researching/Observing
  • Managing time to meet deadlines
  • Making ethical decisions
  • Developing purposeful and impactful content

Additional Information

Program Level 4-Year Bachelor's Degree

Application Processing Days 45

Program Intensity Full-Time

General Admission Requirement

    Academic Requirement

    • Minimum Level of Education Required: To be accepted into this program, applicants must have Grade 12 / High School Diploma.

    6 IELTS Score With no band less than 5.5
    61 TOEFL Score Minimum Overall Score
    50 PTE Score Minimum Overall Score
    50% CGPA Minimum Overall Score

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    Tuition Fee

    The values given below are estimated figures, excluding extra charges like material fee, student activity fees, athletic fees, health care, etc., for courses. To know more, please visit the Programs page.

    Average Tuition Fee Per Year

    35878

    Tuition Fee
    (USD)

    USD 50

    Application Fee
    (USD)

    13000 Per year

    Average Cost of Living
    (USD)

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    The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

    Check program website for more information about funding options.

    Frequently Asked Questions

    Have questions? we have all the answers. Find out all the information you need about this program, student visa, work permit, and more.

    Category
    Questions

    Student Visa

    When Should I Apply?

    4 to 6 months

    Bank Account?

    No Need

    Duration of visa

    Course Duration + 3 Months

    Time to Wait for Visa

    35 Days

    Appointment

    Required

    How can you apply

    Cost and Expenses

    Fee

    Visa Fee

    Minimum Funds

    833 CAD, 917 CAD

    Other Expenses

    Medical Fee and more

    Examination and Skills

    Medical Examination

    Required

    Language Skills

    Required

    Work Permit

    Students who wish to work in Canada require a work permit to do so. A student in Canada can work part-time during the course of his studies and full-time during holidays and semester breaks and post the completion of their course/program.

    Work Permit

    Till valid study visa

    Working Hours

    20 hours/week

    Documents Required

    Study Permit

    Social Insurance Number

    Study Permit

    Post Graduate Work Permit

    The Post- Graduation Work Permit (PGWP) allows you to work for three years in Canada if you have completed a two years degree or more.

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    Application

    Form or Online

    Documents Required

    List of Documents

    When to Apply

    First 3 months

    How long does it take?

    90 Days

    Duration

    3 Years

    Fees

    CAD 255

    Scholarships

    International Student Scholarships
    The University of Findlay offers the following scholarships to international students:

    You have worked hard in to earn good grades and advance your education. The University of Findlay believes in recognizing that hard work through scholarships for undergraduate and graduate students. Findlay's scholarships are based on your cumulative grade point average and graduate students can earn additional scholarships for earning a good score on the GRE or GMAT tests.

    And there is not a separate application process to be awarded a scholarship at Findlay. Scholarships are applied automatically as part of the admittance process.

    You can use the chart below to estimate your scholarship based on your GPA and program of study.

    Undergraduate Merit Scholarships
    Name of Scholarship G.P.A. Requirement ?Scholarship Amount
    Trustee Scholarship ?3.95 or higher ?$21,000 a year/renewable each year
    Presidential Scholarship 3.75-3.94 $19,000 a year/renewable each year
    Dean's Scholarship ?3.5-3.74 ?$17,000 a year/renewable each year
    Findlay Award  2.75 - 3.49 $15,000 a year/renewable each year
    International Scholar Award ?2.0 - 2.74? ?$12,000 a year/renewable each year??

     

    Graduate Student Scholarships
    Graduate Student Scholarship (awarded to all graduate students) ?$1,000
    MBA Scholar $2,000 over course of the program
    Master's Environmental, Safety and Health Management Scholarship $2,000 over course of the program
    GRE Scholarship (Awarded for earning a score of 300 or higher on the GRE) $1,000 over the course of the program
    GMAT Scholarship (Awarded for earning a score of 550 or higher on the GMAT) ?$1,000 over the course of the program?

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