Admission | Kent State University

Admission

Kent State’s School of Journalism and Mass Communication (JMC) offers four Bachelor of Science undergraduate degrees and a Master of Arts degree in Journalism and Mass Communication. Interested students can apply to our School through Kent State’s general Admission portal. 

Schedule a Visit

The best way to learn about our opportunities and majors is to schedule a visit. We offer several JMC tours each semester, or you can contact us to set up a personalized visit day.

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Undergraduate Students

When you enter Kent State University as a freshman or as a transfer student, you can be admitted directly into one of the JMC majors/concentrations. Our technology and academic policies for undergraduates are outlined on our Undergraduate Admission page.

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We offer several tuition scholarships for incoming Kent State advertising, digital media production, journalism and public relations majors. The application goes live in October each year.

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Graduate Students

Visit our Graduate Admissions page to learn more about concentrations, graduate assistantships, application requirements and more.

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