University of Guelph-Humber

Media and Communication Studies

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Program Information

School:University of Guelph-Humber
Degree:Bachelor; Honours
Field of Study:Communication and Media Studies, Other
Mass Communication/Media Studies
Description:Learn how to communicate and develop the skills to use different media platforms to meet tomorrow's needs. Upon graduation, you will earn an Honours Bachelor of Applied Arts in Media and Communication Studies and a Diploma in Media Communications.

Keep pace with a rapidly changing industry. Get introduced to key media disciplines and study the communication theories and perspectives that form the foundation of effective media practice. Following your second year, you will choose one of five specializations: Digital Marketing & Social Media, Media Management & Analytics, Multimedia Journalism, Public Relations or Visual Communication. But, you are not limited by your specialization. You can take courses from any of these areas as well. Third- and fourth-year courses teach you about governance and policy and how to work in a team environment, for example, by producing a digital news site or television broadcast or promoting and managing a large event. After third year, you will complete an internship of 240 hours.
URL:Media and Communication Studies at University of Guelph-Humber
Course Based:Yes
Length:4 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
National: $6,091
International: $30,318

Values quoted are based on 2022-23 tuition rates and are subject to change. For full tuition and student fee information, visit
Careers:Managers in PublishingInfluencer

Admission Requirements

Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%)*75 to 80
Prerequisites:*These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.
  •  Grade12 English 
Subject requirements: one of ENG4U, EAE4U or FEF4U, and five additional 4U/M courses. Out of province applicants, please visit
Application Notes : More information at: Please note: The application deadline of January 13, 2022 is for applicants to be considered for all rounds of offers through the admission cycle. Applications will remain open after the January 13 deadline, however, can close any time after that date. Please refer to the Ontario Universities' Application Centre (OUAC) to view which programs are still accepting applications.

* 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 March 01, 2023

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