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ONLINE GRADUATE CERTIFICATES

Focus your knowledge base with an online graduate certificate in one of seven marketing communications areas.

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Creative Strategy

A Creative Strategy Graduate Certificate is available in a 5-course (15-credit) format. Students must take IMC 610 - Introduction to IMC, followed by the elective courses listed below. To apply, designate your Admission Type as Graduate Certificate and under Intended Program select Creative Strategy (CG48).

Graduate certificates are also a great way for IMC alumni to continue their education and stay on top of the latest trends. Alumni who have already taken IMC 610 can choose any other IMC or DMC course to fulfill the 15 credit hours required.

The graduate certificate program is non-degree-seeking and not eligible for financial aid. However, students who start in the certificate program can transfer into the full IMC master's degree, if they choose, before completion of the certificate. You can apply for financial aid at that time.

Data Marketing Communications

A Data Marketing Communications Graduate Certificate is available in a 5-course (15-credit) format. Students must take the elective courses listed below and one additional  DMC course of their choosing. To  apply, designate your Admission Type as Graduate Certificate and under Intended Program select Data Marketing Communications (CG49).

The graduate certificate program is non-degree-seeking and not eligible for financial aid. However, students who start in the certificate program can transfer into the full IMC master's degree, if they choose, before completion of the certificate. You can apply for financial aid at that time.

Digital and Social Media

A Digital and Social Media Graduate Certificate is available in a 5-course (15-credit) format. Students must take  IMC 610 - Introduction to IMC , followed by the elective courses listed below. To  apply, designate your Admission Type as Graduate Certificate and under Intended Program select Digital and Social Media (CG50).

Graduate certificates are also a great way for IMC alumni to continue their education and stay on top of the latest trends. Alumni who have already taken IMC 610 can choose any other IMC or DMC course to fulfill the 15 credit hours required.

The graduate certificate program is non-degree-seeking and not eligible for financial aid. However, students who start in the certificate program can transfer into the full IMC master's degree, if they choose, before completion of the certificate. You can apply for financial aid at that time.

Healthcare Communication

A Healthcare Graduate Certificate is available in a 5-course (15-credit) format. Students must take  IMC 610 - Introduction to IMC, followed by the elective courses listed below. To  apply, designate your Admission Type as Graduate Certificate and under Intended Program select Healthcare Communication (CG51).

Graduate certificates are also a great way for IMC alumni to continue their education and stay on top of the latest trends. Alumni who have already taken IMC 610 can choose any other IMC or DMC course to fulfill the 15 credit hours required.

The graduate certificate program is non-degree-seeking and not eligible for financial aid. However, students who start in the certificate program can transfer into the full IMC master's degree, if they choose, before completion of the certificate. You can apply for financial aid at that time.  

Higher Education Marketing

A Higher Education Marketing Graduate Certificate is available in a 5-course (15-credit) format. Students must take  IMC 610 - Introduction to IMC, followed by the elective courses listed below. To  apply, designate your Admission Type as Graduate Certificate and under Intended Program select Higher Education Marketing (CG52).

Graduate certificates are also a great way for IMC alumni to continue their education and stay on top of the latest trends. Alumni who have already taken IMC 610 can choose any other IMC or DMC course to fulfill the 15 credit hours required.

The graduate certificate program is non-degree-seeking and not eligible for financial aid. However, students who start in the certificate program can transfer into the full IMC master's degree, if they choose, before completion of the certificate. You can apply for financial aid at that time. 

Integrated Marketing Communications

The 15-credit IMC graduate certificate provides students with a broad overview of IMC, focusing on several integral aspects of the discipline. Students working toward their IMC certificate must start with the prerequisite course,  Introduction to IMC (offered in  the Early Fall, Late Fall, Early Spring, Late Spring or summer),  followed by (in any order) two core courses and two electives .

To  apply, designate your Admission Type as Graduate Certificate and under Intended Program select Integrated Marketing Communications (4999).

The graduate certificate program is non-degree-seeking and not eligible for financial aid. However, students who start in the certificate program can transfer into the full IMC master's degree, if they choose, before completion of the certificate. You can apply for financial aid at that time.

Public Relations Leadership

A Public Relations Leadership Graduate Certificate is available in a 5-course (15-credit) format. Students must take  IMC 610 - Introduction to IMC, followed by the elective courses listed below. To  apply, designate your Admission Type as Graduate Certificate and under Intended Program select Public Relations Leadership (CG53).

Graduate certificates are also a great way for IMC alumni to continue their education and stay on top of the latest trends. Alumni who have already taken IMC 610 can choose any other IMC or DMC course to fulfill the 15 credit hours required.

The graduate certificate program is non-degree-seeking and not eligible for financial aid. However, students who start in the certificate program can transfer into the full IMC master's degree, if they choose, before completion of the certificate. You can apply for financial aid at that time.