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2023/2024 University Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Communication Certificate


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(SIMS Code: 668133)

The certificate program in communication emphasizes scholarly, creative, and professional aspects of communication studies. Coursework includes instruction that provides understanding of culture, health, institutions, interaction, politics, relationship, and rhetoric in everyday life. The focus is placed on how effective communication enhances well-being and relationships; promotes civic engagement; and allows for effective participation in a global community.

To be admitted to the certificate program, students must be enrolled at San Diego State University or through SDSU Global Campus.

Courses in the certificate may not be counted toward the major or minor in the School of Communication.

Contact the school director for additional information.

Required Courses


Coursework must be completed with a GPA of 2.0.

The certificate requires 12 units from

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