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    Strategic Communication - Online Graduate Certificate

    Earning certificates can earn you more.

    Strategy, influence, research and messaging become your domain in contexts such as advertising, public relations, and crisis communication as you elevate your career to become a global communication practitioner. Students will select one elective from the following and will take the two required courses to earn a total of nine credits and one Graduate Certificate.

    Designed to put you in control of your educational path, online graduate certificates in communication from the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater get you into the virtual classroom quickly and on your schedule. Begin courses winter, summer or fall. Complete your certificate in as little as one semester.

    Take one certificate to feel an immediate boost to your profession. Take two to customize your expertise. Or combine three and add a capstone course to earn a complete Master of Science Degree in Communication.

    Why UW-Whitewater Online?

    • Asynchronous program lets you learn day or night
    • Build connections through online assignments and discussion boards
    • Online MBA ranked #25 in the nation by U.S. News & World Report

    Fully Online

    No requirements to come to campus.


    Attend full-time or part-time.


    Enhance your knowledge base and expand your career.

    Strategic Communication - Online Graduate Certificate