Concordia University - School of Graduate Studies

School of Graduate Studies
1455 De Maisonneuve Blvd. W.
Montréal, QC
Canada H3G 1M8

Tel. (514) 848-2424 x 7325

Media Studies (MA)

Program Information
Faculty: Faculty of Arts and Science
Degree: Master
Field of Study: Mass Communication/Media Studies
Description We offer a unique and challenging course of study, providing students with an interdisciplinary formation commencing with core training in communication theory and media research methods. Students also take our media studies seminar, which provides a forum for discussion and skills training for full scholarly engagement with the field of media studies. From there our students move on to studies and research in such areas as media history, race and ethnicity, political economy, community activism, video games, cultural policy, feminist media, technology, audience practices, alternative media, film and television, popular and visual culture, and development.
Website: Media Studies (MA) at Concordia University - School of Graduate Studies
Thesis Based? Yes
Course Based? Yes
Length: 2 Year(s)
Cost per year:
Test Scores:
  • Test of English as a Foreign Language (Paper Based) [min. 623] or Test of English as a Foreign Language (Internet Based) [min. 106]

A writing sample such as a research paper or essay from a senior undergraduate course is required.

Additional Admission Requirements:
  • Letter(s) of Reference
  • Resume/Curriculum Vitae
  • Statement of Research Interests
Official transcript in sealed envelope, statement of purpose, and proof of legal status in Canada are required.

* We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

Last Updated: July 24, 2018