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How to Apply

Need assistance? Follow the steps below to start your application in one of the WVU Marketing Communications online programs. Ready to apply? Start your application today!

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Application Deadlines

Applying before the PRIORITY deadline opens opportunities for accelerated tracks and puts you first in line for choosing courses, electives and instructors. It also ensures you meet financial aid deadlines, and that you get into cohorts with limited spots (Data and DINFOS). Applications for the upcoming term will not be accepted after the FINAL deadline.

Spring

  • NOV 01 Priority Deadline
  • DEC
    15
    Final Deadline

SUMMER

  • MAR 15 Priority Deadline
  • MAY
    01
    Final Deadline

FALL

  • JUN
    15
    Priority Deadline
  • AUG
    01
    Final Deadline

Apply to a Full Degree Program

To apply to the Data Marketing Communications, Digital Marketing Communications or Integrated Marketing Communications (IMC) program at WVU Reed College of Media, use the Online WVU Graduate Application for Admission.

You will need to include a personal statement, résumé, official academic transcripts and pay the $60 nonrefundable application fee (which can be waived by attending an information session). Optional additions are letters of recommendation. The GRE/GMAT is not required. Note, if you are a WVU alumni, your transcripts will be on file and you will not need to have them sent to the WVU Office of Graduate Admissions.

Apply to a Graduate Certificate Program

To apply to one of our graduate certificate programs at the WVU Reed College of Media, you will apply through the Online WVU Graduate Application for Admission.

You will need to include a personal statement and résumé, official academic transcripts and pay the $60 nonrefundable application fee  (which can be waived by attending an  information session ) . Optional additions are letters of recommendation. The GRE/GMAT is not required. Note, if you are a WVU alumni, your transcripts will be on file and you will not need to have them sent to the WVU Office of Graduate Admissions.

Alumni Lifelong Learning Program (ALLP) Applicant

The Alumni Lifelong Learning Program offers a more affordable way for you, our alumni, to sharpen your skills in emerging topic areas, technologies and practices used by today's marketing communications practitioner. Available exclusively for graduates of the Integrated, Data and Digital Marketing Communications master's degree programs at WVU, ALLP allows you to return to the take a course to keep your skills current with the industry, earn a specialized credential by completing a graduate certificate at a reduced rate! Each course is completed for a grade, is transferrable and can be applied to an additional credential.

Eligibility requirements and requirements to participate:

  • You must be a graduate of the WVU Data Marketing Communications, Digital Marketing Communications or Integrated Marketing Communications master's degree program.
  • You will need to reapply and be readmitted to the University. As an alum, you are guaranteed readmission.
  • Alumni who would like to enroll in the 2020-21 academic year (to complete a course in Fall 2020 or Spring 2021) will be provided with an application fee waiver!

View the courses available in the upcoming terms.

International Applications

To apply to the Data Marketing Communications, Digital Marketing Communications or Integrated Marketing Communications (IMC) program at WVU Reed College of Media, use the Online WVU Graduate Application for Admission.

You will need to include a personal statement, résumé, official academic transcripts (in English), an English language proficiency score and pay the $60 nonrefundable application fee (which can be waived by attending an information session). Optional additions are letters of recommendation. The GRE/GMAT is not required.

We have some recommendations for submitting applications from an international institution in the "How to Apply" section below. Also, please note, due to this being an online program, we cannot offer any student visas.

Let's Chat

As the enrollment coach and an IMC alum, I'd be glad to share my expertise and help you decide what is the best fit for you. Plus, I can send you an application fee waiver if you meet with me. 

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