College of Communication > Academics > Graduate Programs > Certificates > Health Communication
The graduate certificate in Health Communication provides communication education for professionals in the healthcare field and health industry education for communication professionals. The six-course (24 credit hour) certificate will prepare students to work alongside clinicians and public health officials to improve the quality and effectiveness of communication in health care settings.
With approval of the graduate program director, students can take up to two relevant elective courses from other College of Communication graduate programs. Course examples include:
This graduate certificate program is approved as a Gainful Employment Program through the U.S. Department of Education and is, therefore, eligible for Federal Student Aid.
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