With increased digital communications, video conferencing, telecommunications, real-time analysis, cloud computing, and mobile solutions have become the norm for businesses today. As a result, organizations are looking for employees with agile communication skills who can help expand business into new arenas. In fact, communication skills are among the most important factors when choosing managers. Our four-course Business Communication certificate program was designed to prepare students to keep up with the evolving workplace.
All of the Business Communication courses are worth HRCI credit.
4 Required Certificate Courses:
(Below is the recommended sequence; courses may be taken in any order)
- Professional Writing
- The Art of Communication
- Culture and Business Communication
- Communication for Leaders
Certificate Cost: $1796
4 15-hour courses (Typically 2 days each, 8 am - 4:30 pm)
Offered 2 times a year (fall, winter/spring)
Can be completed in as little as 2 terms
Must be completed within 3 years
Each student creates a personal audit and communications strategy
Average weekly workload:
- 1-2 Weekly Writing Assignments
- 2-3 Readings
Courses can be taken individually or can be applied to a certificate within a three-year limit. Courses completed outside of the three-year limit will need to be retaken to qualify for certificate completion.