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Suffolk University

Advertising and Public Relations Department

Boston, MA

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Suffolk University

Overview

Suffolk University / Advertising and Public Relations Department is located in Boston, MA, in an urban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Arts in Communication (MAC) Public relations and advertising
Master of Arts in Communication (MAC) Communication studies
Master of Arts in Communication (MAC) Integrated marketing communication

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 10

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? Yes
Evening/weekend programs available? Yes
Distance learning programs available? No

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Master's Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test, MAT, or GMAT
Thesis Optional

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

41
Applied
29
Accepted
2
Enrolled
71%

Applying

50
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline March 15th March 15th Yes
Spring deadline October 15th October 15th Yes

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Exam GRE General Test, MAT, or GMAT
Master's Degree Requirements 2 letters of recommendation, resume

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL Paper score: 550
TOEFL IBT score: 80

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit: FAFSA
Application deadlines for financial awards April 1
Types of financial support available Institutionally-sponsored Loans
Scholarship and/or loans

Student Body

39
Total Graduate Students
35%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
64%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 12.82%
Black or African American 10.26%
White or Caucasian 51%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian Not Reported
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races 2.56%
Unknown Not Reported

Gender

Male (20%)
Female (79%)

Faculty

4
Total faculty
Full-time - 4
Part-time - 0
Male (1)
Female (3)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Branding law and management, health care communication, gender roles and violence in video games, new media, political communication
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address 8 Ashburton Place
Boston, MA  02108-2770
United States
Contact Robert Rosenthal
Chair
Email: rrosenthal@suffolk.edu
Phone: 617-573-8502