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Communication, Culture & Technology

Georgetown University
Washington, DC

About

Details at a Glance

  • School Type

    grad Private
  • Application Fee

    dollar-circle $90
  • Financial Aid Available

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Our Program

Whether you're a techie or non-techie, CCT helps you develop the thinking skills for leadership roles in tomorrow’s careers.

Communication, Culture and Technology is Georgetown's flagship interdisciplinary Master of Arts Program. Since 1996, we have been studying the impact of technology on society, and society on technology.

  • Students build an individualized curriculum that allows for intellectual exploration.
  • Only 2 mandatory courses. Electives may be from CCT and other schools on campus.
  • Course offerings cover both theory and application.
  • Techies and non-techies work together in a diverse, challenging, collaborative environment.
  • The CCT community includes an active alumni network that spans a wide range of careers.
  • Merit-based scholarships and fellowships are available.

Admissions

  • Application Fee

    dollar-circle $90

Requirements

  • checkbox-alt GRE
  • checkbox-alt TOEFL
  • checkbox-alt IELTS
  • checkbox-alt Certified Academic Transcripts
  • checkbox-alt Personal Statement
  • checkbox-alt 3 Letters of Recommendation
  • checkbox-alt Video Statement (prompts provided): Optional but highly recommended

Additional Requirements

See full application instructions in How to Apply.

If you have questions, please contact CCT Admissions at CCTadmissions@georgetown.edu.

Application Deadline

For Fall entry and scholarship/fellowship consideration: January 15

For regular Fall entry: April 1

For regular Spring entry: October 1

See Tips & Timelines.

Student Body

  • Total Students

    pound 70 Students
  • Female

    female 80% Female
  • Male

    male 20% Male

Inclusion

  • checkbox-alt For more on class profiles, see cct.georgetown.edu/class-demographics.
  • checkbox-alt Most classes are seminar-style with 10-15 students.

Clubs & Associations

gnovis: CCT's student-run peer-reviewed academic journal and blog

Car Barn Academy: skills workshops run by CCT students

GradGov: Georgetown University Graduate Student Government

What Our Students Say

  •  I chose CCT because I wanted to make sense of all my interests. I was a tinkerer who dabbled with code, had an affinity for brand strategy and loved to write. CCT helped me turn my many interests into a focus and eventually a career. 

    Deron Hogans, M.A. Communication, Culture & Technology ‘12
  • CCT stood out to me because the other programs I was looking at seemed to focus on the relationship between media–TV and film specifically–and culture, whereas CCT has much more emphasis on the relationship between technology and society. Given my interest in tech policy, studying in the heart of D.C. just made sense!

    Mihika Sapru, M.A. Communication, Culture & Technology ‘19
  • CCT serves as a collaborative environment where instead of competing with each other, we network to help one another achieve academic and professional goals. Because CCT is an interdisciplinary Master's degree program, everyone is pursuing something different and tailored to their specific interests. 

    Remel Hoskins, M.A. Communication, Culture & Technology ‘19

Tuition & Financial Aid

Additional Information

  • checkbox-alt Financial Aid Available
  • checkbox-alt For tuition and scholarship information, see cct.georgetown.edu/tuition-scholarships.