Online Graduate Certificate in Strategic Communication Management

Strategic communication is a critical competency of numerous leadership positions across a wide range of industries. The ability to communicate the right message to the right audience at the right time is a valuable skill, especially for those engaged in the field of public relations, marketing, advertising, corporate communication, or business communication management.

Learn to amplify the effectiveness of your communications with the online Graduate Certificate in Strategic Communication Management program from Purdue University. The certificate program is a fast-paced way for you to broaden your professional skillset with training that provides greater understanding of impactful communication. This online graduate certificate program can be completed in as little as 24 weeks. The courses within the certificate program quickly instill within you the skills and confidence to meet your organization’s communication needs across a variety of platforms.

We require students to hold a bachelor’s degree to be considered for admission to the online Graduate Certificate in Strategic Communication Management program, but our students come from all different educational and professional backgrounds. The reason: Professional communication skills are desirable in any profession. Purdue’s online Graduate Certificate in Strategic Communication Management program will teach you how to plan, execute, and evaluate an effective communications strategy to advance your organization’s reach and impact.

Amplify: Your Impact in the Communication Field

The online Graduate Certificate in Strategic Communication Management program embodies the values the Brian Lamb School of Communication was founded on, which include a commitment to openness in communication and public affairs. Thus, with these in mind, the program’s curriculum was designed to ensure that professionals leave with a heightened understanding of leveraging communication as it applies to fields, such as:

  • Public relations
  • Advertising
  • Marketing
  • Business
  • Government
  • Nonprofit

The Graduate Certificate in Strategic Communication Management program is a fast-paced way for you to broaden your skillset with greater understanding of impactful communication.

By improving your strategic communication skills and learning effective communication strategies, you will become a more desirable candidate for a number of different positions across a wide variety of industries and settings. In that sense, you can look at a graduate certificate from a top-ranked public university such as Purdue as an investment in your future.

Amplify: Your Training in Strategic Communication

Graduates of the online certificate program not only gain a strong working knowledge of the theory and strategy behind impactful strategic communication, but they are influenced by a faculty that is involved in a wide range of research projects and brings decades of career experience into their teaching. Graduates of the program become well-versed in a variety of different communication techniques and develop a thorough understanding of:

  • Planning, executing and evaluating strategic communication plans
  • Recognizing communication issues from a global perspective
  • Measuring, evaluating and implementing communication campaigns
  • Working with communication during times of crisis

Learn More About the Strategic Communication Certificate Program

The online Graduate Certificate in Strategic Communication Management program is comprised of three courses and can be completed in as little as 24 weeks. The flexible nature of the program allows you to improve your communication skills while you work or pursue your master’s degree. Learn more about the program by calling 877-497-5851 to speak with an admissions adviser or click here to request more information.