College of Fine Arts & Communication

Program Information

Degrees or Certificates Offered:


Delivery Method:

Distance Education/Campus

Program Website:

GRE (or other entrance exam) Not Required!

Graduate Program Contact

Dr. Keith Richards, Coordinator of Graduate Program Development

Mailing Address:
Coordinator of Graduate Program Development, School of Communication, College of Fine Arts and Communication, Joyner East 102

(252) 328-1509

Application Deadlines

Fall Semester Spring Semester 1st Summer Session 2nd Summer Session 11-week Summer Session
Priority June 15th October 15th March 15th; capacity met for 2024, no longer accepting applications ** **
Graduate School August 1st December 15th May 1st; capacity met for 2024, no longer accepting applications * *

* Applications not considered for admission in this term

Application/Deadline Notes

Students attending on F1 student visas not eligible; USCIS required course delivery mode not available.

**This program does not have a Priority Deadline for this term.

Additional Information

Application Materials Needed:
  • Completed application form
  • Application fee
  • Official transcripts for all colleges/universities attended
  • One (1) letters of recommendation
  • Statement of Purpose
  • Resume

Current ECU Honors College students may be eligible for priority admission to this graduate program. Current ECU Honors College students should inquire with the Graduate Program Director for this program as well as their Honors College advisor for more information and eligibility requirements.


Strategic Communication

Health Communication – being discontinued, no longer accepting applications