Toronto Metropolitan University (formerly Ryerson University) - School of Graduate Studies

Communication and Culture (MA)

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Program Information

School:Toronto Metropolitan University (formerly Ryerson University) - School of Graduate Studies
Degree:Master
Field of Study:Mass Communication/Media Studies
Description:This unique partnership between two universities combines expertise and opportunities for advanced study of media and cultural technologies, as well as communication politics in practice and theory. The two-year, full- or part-time MA program combines academic and professional work through independent research in theory-building, media practice or policy implications. The full-time PhD program provides a thorough grounding in theory and method, and the practices, processes and technologies of contemporary, media-immersed cultures.
URL:Communication and Culture (MA) at Toronto Metropolitan University (formerly Ryerson University) - School of Graduate Studies
Length:2 Year(s)

Admission Requirements

Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%)*77
Prerequisites:*

These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.

    Completion of a bachelor’s degree in a related field. Minimum grade point average (GPA) or equivalent of 3.33/4.33 (B+) in last two years of study

    Test Scores:
    • International English Language Testing System (academic or immigration) [min. 7.5] or Michigan English Language Assessment Battery [min. 90] or Test of English as a Foreign Language (Internet Based) [min. 100]
    Application Notes : If you have not completed two or more years, full-time, at a Canadian university or a university at which English was the primary language of instruction, or have not completed a graduate degree at a university where English was the primary language of instruction, you will be required to provide certification of English language proficiency through one of the accepted examinations listed below. Scores are valid for two years from the test date. It is important to understand that meeting the minimum English proficiency requirements does not guarantee admission. Programs may set additional requirements to these minimum standards. For exemption from this requirement, applicants are required to provide an official statement from their institutions Registrar's office confirming the use of English as the Medium of Instruction for the duration of their study.
    Additional Admission Requirements:
    • Letter(s) of Reference
    • Resume/Curriculum Vitae
    • Statement of Research Interests

    * The entrance grade may change from year to year. Please contact the school for further information.

    * We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

    Modified on July 27, 2018