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Comm Lead Admissions Q&A - Shared screen with speaker view
Communication Leadership
01:29
Type your questions here!
Anna Micklin
04:20
Are you able to switch your track once you start the program?
Peggy
06:11
hello everyone, I was wondering why can't I hear anythig
Anna Micklin
06:45
Thank you.
Sarah Breckon
06:56
I can hear
karolineramnaes
07:00
I can hear
Reham Hamoui
07:03
I can hear
Harini
07:08
Yes :)
dfloressanchez
07:08
Yes, I can hear.
Sarah Breckon
10:02
What options for financial aid are available?
Anna Micklin
10:34
I'd love to hear more of a program overview. I didn't see another event to attend that was like an Info Session.
Communication Leadership
10:39
https://commlead.uw.edu/tuition/
Peggy
11:31
Hello, will there be any courses related to math/statistics/data, etc? Because my math is so weak....
Alexandra Devereux
11:43
Do students have options for internships or special projects as part of the degree? Can you explain the type of opportunites for networking with alumni or industry leaders the program helps with?
Weixian Wu
11:53
I am interested in the Communication Leadership Partner Program. Can you introduce some more about it? How can this program help with the students’ internship?
Communication Leadership
12:48
If you missed our Info Session, you can watch the video of it here: https://info.commlead.uw.edu/2018/10/18/uw-communication-leadership-application-live-q-a/.
Anna Micklin
13:31
Thank you
Peggy
14:35
Oh, but I don't like math very much..
Peggy
16:23
Thank you!
Weixian Wu
19:30
Thank you
Anna Micklin
20:15
In addition to the resources you're sharing, are there Career Services or designated Career advisors?
Harini
20:30
Is entry criteria restricted to students with an undergraduate degree in a related field?Do you have any advice/prerequisites for those applying to CommLead who are passionate about Communications, trying to make the transition to the field?
Communication Leadership
21:35
Career Resources: https://commlead.uw.edu/develop-your-career/
israa
21:38
Could you share some good examples of video submissions?
Olivia
22:08
Do we have to apply for the financilal support addtionally or is it the financial package comes with the admission?
Olivia
23:02
Where can we watch toady's recording ?
Harini
23:46
Thank you! That really helped! :)
Weixian Wu
26:50
I’ve received a master degree in Digital Media in Sweden. But I’m still looking for opportunities to step forward after two years work. Do you accept applicants with a similar mater degree already?
Olivia
27:03
Could you please describe the difference between the two specific program? (MCDM&MCCM) Because I still a little bit confuse...
Olivia
27:46
Like which one is more about data/statistic& career path...
Weixian Wu
27:50
Great! Thank you very much.
rachel miller-howard
31:53
Will you talk about who makes a good letter of rec writer? If I’ve been out of school for 8 years, is my college advisor’s perspective still relevant?
Harini
33:07
Following the previous question, do the recommenders have the same deadline of Feb 1 to submit the LORs?
Olivia
33:19
Great! Actually I just want to avoid the courses that has a strong relationship with data because I don't like them much. Thank you so much!
Reham Hamoui
36:32
Can we extend invitations to write recommendation letters to more than 3 individuals?
Reham Hamoui
37:25
Completely understand, thank you!
Anna Micklin
39:24
I have to leave. Thank you for your answers and time!!
israa
39:26
My undergraduate program was taught in English, and it is stated on my transcript. Does this mean I should submit my official transcript before the application’s deadline to prove my English proficiency?
Olivia
39:40
Since i am an international student, can I work 3 years after graduation?
Communication Leadership
40:09
https://commlead.uw.edu/how-to-apply/
Olivia
41:32
Thank you !
Weixian Wu
42:08
Do you strictly limit the length of the personal statement to 500 words?
Communication Leadership
42:11
Alumni Fellows: https://commlead.uw.edu/fellows/
rachel miller-howard
42:20
Can you offer insight into what it would be like to commute from Portland? Would I be sacrificing opportunity, quality, access?
Olivia
42:52
And you tell a little bit more about first friday or happy hour as I just missed it.
Weixian Wu
43:30
Thanks :)
Reham Hamoui
44:50
Out of curiosity, do you offer opportunities to audit a course prior to acceptance/enrollment into the program?
Communication Leadership
45:13
Calendar: https://commlead.uw.edu/calendar/
Harini
45:15
I just wanted to say I enjoy follwing the @commlead Instagram page, curently handled by Yvonne Xiao!Are there such opportunitites for students to engage and contribute to the CommLead community, in their own creative way?
Olivia
47:18
I want to work in the media industry like a journalist or a host, will there be a big chance for me to get into that field by studying in this program?
Communication Leadership
48:51
GNM Application: https://commlead.uw.edu/registration/
Reham Hamoui
48:57
Thank you, I'm still debating between the two degrees. Both look fun!
karolineramnaes
50:42
How many international students do you usually admit? And, from your experience with previous international applications, is there anything international applicants should keep in mind while applying?
dfloressanchez
50:50
Can you share more info about the schedule of a full time and part time student? I mean, can we attend only on Saturday?
Communication Leadership
51:39
Deep dive into both degrees (click degree logo): https://commlead.uw.edu/program-overview/
Communication Leadership
56:07
Class Schedules: https://info.commlead.uw.edu/course/quarter/current-quarter/
Sarah Breckon
58:03
What is the acceptance rate?
Weixian Wu
58:45
What TOEFL score is considered as a competitive one for international student?
Olivia
59:20
Just to say thank you so much!
Harini
59:28
Thank you so much for this!
Alexandra Devereux
59:28
Yes thank you!
karolineramnaes
59:32
Thank you!
Communication Leadership
59:38
Email questions to commlead@uw.edu
Weixian Wu
59:42
Cool~ Thanks so much! It is very helpful!
dfloressanchez
59:43
Thank you!