This program prepares individuals to work in a variety of communication capacities, including public relations, marketing, advertising, publications and journalism. The organizational contexts include business and professional organizations as well as public, nonprofit, and political entities. The strong emphasis on written and oral communication provides valuable skills for any professional field.
Coursework for the program centers on writing, media, ethics, and interpersonal communication. Both a theoretical and an applied focus underscore each course.
Requirements for the certificate program
I. Professional Core Requirements: 18 credit hours