The Communication Studies certificate requires twelve credit hours. The certificate provides students with the fundamentals of communication such as interactive communication, the value and impact of social media, the application of effective intercultural communication, and the development of advanced oral communication.

Students may transfer 12 credits from the Certificate in Communication Studies to a program or a program. Communication Studies courses are offered online, providing maximum flexibility to study at convenient times and places.

Students earn the certificate by completing the courses listed under the 'Program Requirements' tab. The prerequisite of course is waived for those pursuing a certificate.  All degree-seeking students must complete any required prerequisites.