Application Guidelines (PDF)
USC Annenberg offers post-Master's degree certificates for professionals who wish to further hone their expertise in a particular field. Whether you work in entertainment, marketing, corporate communication or health care, the certificate coursework connects you with the latest research and practice in your industry. At the same time, you'll gain access to a vibrant community of graduate students that represent the next wave of professionals in the field.
Gainful Employment Disclosure
Certificates that prepare students for "gainful employment in a recognized occupation" are required by the U.S. Department of Education to disclose information about completion rates, costs, and median loan debt . USC Annenberg provides this information for our post-Master's certificates that have enrolled students since fall 2006. Those certificates are Health Communication Management, Marketing Communication Management, New Communication Technologies, and Strategic Corporate & Organizational Communication Management.
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