The University of Pittsburgh and the Department of Communication now require online applications. Click on the appropriate link below to find out more and begin your application.

U.S. Citizens and Permanent Residents
International students

Before applying, please read through the information on this site. If you have any questions about whether you are an appropriate candidate for the program, please feel free to e-mail Professor John Lyne, director of graduate studies, or Brandi McClain, graduate secretary.

The application deadline for the following fall semester is extended to January 13, 2017. When you are selected for admission you can send transcripts directly to the department, send it to:

Dr. John Lyne
Director of Graduate Studies
Department of Communication
1117 Cathedral of Learning
4200 Fifth Ave.
University of Pittsburgh
Pittsburgh PA 15260
Fax: 412-624-1878