Quinnipiac University

Communications Dual-Degree Bachelor’s/Master’s (4+1) Admissions

We make our admission process as straightforward and personalized as possible. If you have any questions or need guidance, our counselors and advisers in the School of Communications are available to assist you at every stage of your application process.

Application Timeline

Application materials are due in the third week of February of the student’s junior year using a special application form available at the Ed McMahon Communications Center reception area.

Required Documents

Applicants for the program must submit:

  • one-page statement that explains your decision to pursue graduate education
  • current resume
  • 2 letters of recommendation (at least 1 from a professor in your major)

Key Admission Dates

Apply for the fall semester
Application Type Application Deadline Recommended FAFSA-Filing Date^
Decision Notifications Sent to Applicants Matriculation Fee and Housing Deposit Due
Early Decision November 1 December 1 Mid-December February 1
Early Action November 15 March 1 Mid-January May 1
Regular Decision February 1 March 1 Mid-March May 1

Early Decision: This application plan is binding.
Early Action and Regular Decision: 
These application plans are non-binding. 

^Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) becomes available October 1.

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