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University of South Carolina is proud to offer more than 240 graduate degree programs and certificates. To learn more about a particular program, select a category and click on the program listing.

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Doctoral Programs

Anthropology - PhD
Biological Sciences - PhD
Biomedical Engineering - PhD
Biomedical Science - PhD
Biostatistics - PhD
Business Administration - PhD
Chemical Engineering - PhD
Chemistry - PhD
Civil Engineering - APOGEE - PhD
Civil Engineering - PhD
Clinical-Community Psychology - PhD
Communication Sciences and Disorders - PhD
Comparative Literature - PhD
Computer Engineering - APOGEE - PhD
Computer Engineering - PhD
Computer Science - APOGEE - PhD
Computer Science - PhD
Counselor Education - PhD
Criminology and Criminal Justice - PhD
Curriculum and Instruction - EdD (Fully Online/Accelerated Term)
Dual Degree - Hospitality Management - PhD (NTNU - Taiwan)
Dual Degree - Sport and Entertainment Mgmt - PhD (NTNU - Taiwan)
Early Childhood Education - PhD
Economics - PhD
Educational Administration - PhD
Educational Psychology and Research - PhD
Electrical Engineering - APOGEE - PhD
Electrical Engineering - PhD
English - PhD
Environmental Health Sciences - PhD
Epidemiology - PhD
Exercise Science - PhD
Experimental Psychology - PhD
Foundations of Education - PhD
Geography - PhD
Geological Sciences - PhD
Health Promotion, Education and Behavior - DrPH
Health Promotion, Education and Behavior - PhD
Health Services Policy and Management - PhD
History - PhD
Hospitality Management - PhD
Language and Literacy - PhD
Library and Information Science - PhD
Linguistics - PhD
Marine Science - PhD
Mass Communications - PhD
Note: If you’re looking for a career in teaching and research at the highest levels, or research and management with mass media companies, consider our Ph.D. program. Our program is small and selective, giving students substantial flexibility to tailor their coursework and area of study to their particular career goals.
Program Details
School/College: Information and Communications
Major: Mass Communications
Degree: Doctor of Philosophy
Academic Bulletin: Go to Online Bulletin
Program Website: Visit Program Website
Graduate Admissions Coordinator: Trey Patty (803) 777-5067
Graduate Director: Sei-hill Kim (803) 777-7037
Program Contact: Sandra Hughes (803) 777-5166
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Required Documents
  • Official GRE scores
  • Official academic transcripts from all previously attended colleges
  • Three (3) letters of recommendation, including at least two from academic references
  • Statement of Purpose
  • Resume
  • Writing sample(s)
  • Official TOEFL scores, for applicants without a degree from an English-speaking institution
Applicable Terms
  • Fall
Deadlines
  • Fall: January 15
Mathematics - PhD
Mechanical Engineering - APOGEE - PhD
Mechanical Engineering - PhD
Music Composition - DMA
Music Conducting - DMA
Music Education - PhD
Music Performance - DMA
Music Piano Pedagogy - DMA
Nuclear Engineering - APOGEE - PhD
Nuclear Engineering - PhD
Nursing Practice - DNP
Nursing Science - PhD
Pharmaceutical Sciences - PhD
Philosophy - PhD
Physical Education - PhD
Physical Therapy - DPT
Physics - PhD
Political Science - PhD
School Psychology - PhD
Social Work - PhD
Sociology - PhD
Spanish - PhD
Special Education - PhD
Sport and Entertainment Mgmt - PhD
Statistics - PhD
Teaching and Learning - PhD
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