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Department of Communication

Dr. Rebecca M.L. Curnalia

2023 Bliss Hall
(330) 475-9295

Certificate Description

This 18-semester hour, six-course certificate is designed for people who have
earned, or are in the process of earning, a Master's Degree who also need focused
coursework to teach college-level communication courses.

Admission Requirements

Applicants for this graduate certificate must meet the requirements for admission to the College of Graduate Studies at YSU.

Certificate Requirements

CMST 6945Communication for the Classroom Teacher3
CMST 6980Applied Research Methods3
CMST 6950Computer Mediated Communication Research3
CMST 5860Persuasion and New Media3
Choose two of the following6
Conflict Management and Negotiation
Group Dynamics: Theory and Research
Organizational Communication Research
Communication Problems: Independent Study
Total Semester Hours18