Graduate Certificate in Instructional Communication for Educators
What is the Instructional Communication for Educators Certificate?
- This certificate provides the discipline-relevant coursework necessary to meet the requirements to teach dual-credit speech and communication courses in high school.
- The certificate's 18-credit requirement also serves as a precursor toward earning a M.A. degree in our program.
Who can enroll for this certificate?
- This certificate is intended for high school teachers seeking to teach dual-credit speech and communication courses under the College Credit Plus program.
Students will take a combination of core courses and electives, learning to apply communication theory in their classrooms.
The program will be available online as well as face-to-face, providing a flexible option for full-time high school instructors.
To learn more about the program or how to enroll:
To earn your Instructional Communication for Educators certificate, you must complete 18 credit hours out of the following courses:
|Min. Credits: 6
|Intro to Graduate Study in Communication
|Min. Credits: 3
|Survey of Communication Theory
|Theories of Mass Communication
|Applied Communication Theory
|Min. Credits: 9
|Theories of Rhetoric
|Qualitative Methods in Communication
|Quantitative Methods in Communication
|Communication Problems in the Basic Speech Course
|Communication in Organizations
|Intercultural Communication Theory
|Advanced Communication Studies
|Strategic Social Media
|Social Media Metrics & Analytics
|Mixed Methods of Communication Research
|Training Methods in Communication