College of Social and Behavioral Sciences2016-2017

Communication Studies

Professional Communication, Undergraduate Certificate

We designed this non-degree certificate plan for students seeking professional development in effective communication-to increase skills in oral and written communication and to aid in recognizing the relationship of communication to organizations, technology, and society.

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What Can I Do with a Certificate in Professional Communication?

This certificate plan is designed for students seeking professional development in effective communication-to increase skills in oral and written communication and to aid in recognizing the relationship of communication to organizations, technology, and society.


University Requirements

  • To receive an undergraduate certificate (at least 15 units) at Northern Arizona University, you must complete a planned group of courses from one or more subject matter areas with a cumulative grade point average of at least 2.0.

    Please be aware that federal financial aid is not available for some certificates, if the certificate is pursued and completed as a stand-alone certificate (i.e., not completed concurrently with a degree program). See the "Details" tab for additional information.

Overview

In addition to University Requirements:

  • Complete individual plan requirements.

Please note that you may be able to use some courses to meet more than one requirement. Contact your advisor for details.

Minimum Units for Completion 18
Major GPA 2.0

Details

Certificate Requirements
  • This certificate may be pursued and completed concurrently with a degree program or as a stand-alone certificate.  Federal financial aid cannot be used if the certificate is completed as a stand-alone certificate.

  • Be aware that some courses may have prerequisites that you must also take. For prerequisite information click on the course or see your advisor.

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