Music AB/Journalism and Mass Communication MA(Advertising)(non-thesis)

Career opportunities include advertising, integrated marketing communication, and promotion for record labels, concert venues, music publications, and other music-related entities.

Admission to Program

Interested A.B. students submit a departmental application form for the dual degree pathway during the fall of their junior year, including a statement of career goals, and proposed plan of study, detailing which courses will count for undergraduate credit, graduate credit, and shared between degrees credit.

Applicants will submit three letters of reference.


Graduate-level courses that may be used to satisfy undergraduate and graduate program requirements.

JRMC 7960 (3 credit hours)
JRMC 8130 (3 credit hours)
JRMC 8110 (3 credit hours)
JRMC 8100 (3 credit hours)

Additional requirements that are unique to this Double Dawgs program:


Admission to Graduate Program

- Apply to the UGA Graduate School using the online application. The Website contains requirements and fees.
- Official transcripts
- GRE test score (minimum scores of 153 verbal, 144 quantitative)
- TOEFL or IELTS Requirement (minimum score of 80 overall with at least a score of 20 in the speaking and writing sections)
- 3 letters of recommendation
- Statement of purpose
- Resume/CV

Program Advisor

  • Name: Brandon Craswell
  • Email:
  • Phone: 706-542-3737
  • Address: 0459 Music Building

Undergraduate Major Information

  • Major: Music A.B.
  • Department/College: Music

Advising Contact

Graduate Major Information

  • Major: Journalism and Mass Communication M.A.
  • Department/College: Grady College of Journalism and Mass Communication

Advising Contact

  • Name: Helen Mahany
  • Email:
  • Phone: 706-542-2896
  • Address: 312 Journalism