New Delhi, 27th February, 2017 (GPN) : Missouri State University (MSU), long-established university of mid-west US, has invited applications for undergraduate program under the Department of Media, Journalism and Film. A degree in media and film studies gives students opportunities to hone their communication, creative, analytical, and critical thinking skills, which are essential in many career fields.
All cultures tell stories that communicate and embody their values and aspirations. Film and media studies equip students with the critical and analytical skills required to understand how mass media simultaneously reflect, affect and shape modern society. Mastering critical studies skills prepares students to succeed in graduate school and many careers in media or communication.
Explaining the benefits of studying media, journalism and film making at Missouri State University, Colonel Stephen Robinette, Associate Vice President, International Programs, MSU, said, “If a student wants to tell stories – fictional or factual – in the evolving world of media, journalism and film, he/ she will have the benefit of learning from our master teachers and receive professional focus.”
“Through opportunities like MSU’s internship program and history of regional and national award recognition, students will graduate prepared for career success”,added Col. Robinette.
Who can apply?
Any student with a (10+2) certificate in senior secondary education, with high GPA, ACT score of 24 or SAT score of 1180 and IELTS score of 5.5 or TOEFL score of 61.
Benefit to Indian students:
The curriculum provides students from India with a global perspective to work in a variety of communication industry settings.
Students will learn through experience with internship and service-learning opportunities that promote community involvement while providing vital job skills.
The well-organized on and off – campus housing facilities at MSU are a boon to Indian students.
Indian Students would get immense opportunities to make good contacts and good friends overseas at MSU as it has over 1,800 students from over 85 countries that could be good referral to get a job in foreign land.
Date of commencement:
The session of the program will start in Mid-August 2017.
Tuition fees for the complete course is approximately US$12000.00
About Missouri State University: Missouri State University, Missouri, USA established in the year 1905, MSU is the second-largest university in Missouri with over 23,000 students currently studying out of which 1,800 are international students representing over 85 countries worldwide. The Princeton University reviewed it as ‘The Best in the Midwest distinction’. MSU has a world-class faculty with over 90% faculty holding a terminal degree in their field of study. The university comprises of a school of agriculture, a graduate college and six academic colleges namely, College of Arts & Letters, College of Business, College of Health & Human Services, College of Humanities & Public Affair, College of Natural & Applied Sciences and College of Education. MSU provides state-of-the-art facility for its students which include on-campus residence halls and dining centres, a student union, a world-class library, a brand new recreational centre and dedicated academic facilities. Both on-campus and off-campus housing facilities are available at MSU.
For more details, please log on to: http://international.missouristate.edu/seasia/