Health Communication Certificate

Health Communication Certificate

12 Credits

COMM 3180Provider and Patient Relations3
COMM 3200Community Health Communication3
COMM 3230Health Communication3
COMM 3400Gender Communication3

Completion Requirements

  1. Complete 12 credit hours of required courses. 
  2. Cumulative GPA of 2.0 or higher

Health Communication Certificate Program Learning Outcomes

At the successful conclusion of this program, students will be able to:

  1. Illustrate how communication concepts and theories are used to understand communication behaviors in a variety of public health and/or healthcare contexts, including small groups, organizations, interpersonal and professional relationships, and public discourse.
  2. Synthesize and apply communication theory and skills to solve public health and/or healthcare related communication problems, manage personal and professional relationships, and overcome communication barriers.
  3. Integrate critical reasoning into the formulation and delivery of effective and ethical personal, social, professional, and public oral and written messages for a variety public health and/or healthcare contexts.