M.A. in Public Media Admissions Information/Requirements
The admissions committee takes a holistic approach to reviewing candidates and welcomes applicants from varied educational and professional backgrounds.
Official Graduate Record Examination (GRE) Scores
OPTIONAL - Due to the impact of COVID-19 on standardized testing, for the 2021-2022 admissions cycle Official Graduate Record Examination (GRE) scores are optional. Applicants who wish to submit GRE scores may do so, but scores are not required (scores should be sent directly by the testing service to the Office of Graduate Admissions, Fordham University, Graduate School of Arts and Sciences – Code #2259)
The successful candidate for admission should have a 3.0 GPA or better. Lower GPAs will be considered on a case-by-case basis.
The application should be submitted via the online portal. See below for all requirements.
Deadline for Submitting the Application
Please see the GSAS Application Deadlines page for more information about entry terms and deadlines.
Accelerated Master's Program for Fordham Undergraduates
The M.A. in Public Media is accepting accelerated admissions by current Fordham University students in their junior year. Please consult the GSAS Accelerated Master's Programs page for more information.
Merit Funding is available for highly qualified applicants. It includes a variety of packages with partial stipends, tuition scholarships, graduate assistantships, and a fellowship at WFUV.