Solve Communication Problems in Business
Increase your understanding of complex communication processes in organizations, between businesses, and between companies, consumers, and the general public.
The graduate certificate in communication at UAlbany is comprised of classes in either strategic communication or organizational communication. This allows you to take a unified series of courses in the area of study that interests you.
This entirely online program is designed to give you an advantage in the job market or when competing for promotion by providing you with a useful graduate credential in less time than it takes to earn a master’s degree.
You may also apply all of your graduate certificate credits to the MA in Communication program at UAlbany, should you decide to enroll in the future.
Program of Study
Organizational Communication Course Options
Learn how to use theory and research to understand organizational communication in practice and propose courses of action that achieve business goals and satisfy internal stakeholders.
This concentration helps you become a more effective communicator and message designer in the workplace and global business environments.
- Communicating Globally
- Interactions in Institutional Contexts
- Communication, Work, and Organizational Life
- Corporate Communication
- Computer-Mediated Communication
- Communication & Culture Across Organizational Contexts
“Contemporary organizations involve complex internal and external communication processes. The organizational communication concentration allows you to closely examine problematic and productive interactions between employers and their employees, and between employees across an organization, especially in digital contexts.”
- Dr. Annis Golden, Associate Professor