Certificate in Social Media Entrepreneurship and Innovation

Requirements (24 units)

Offered online through the College of Extended Learning

Certificates may be earned by regularly matriculated or extended learning students and denote successful completion of a prescribed program of study designed to:

  1. impart specified professional/vocational/career competencies; or
  2. produce mastery of the content of a sub-field of an academic major (discipline); or
  3. provide exposure to the range of materials in a traditional or emerging interdisciplinary field.

Certain certificate programs contain 600-level courses as requirements and/or electives. These 600-level courses may not be taken by undergraduate students. Candidates must receive two-thirds of their certificate-applicable credit from the university. The transferring of credit or the substitution of courses may occur only after application to the appropriate campus authority.

Certificate Requirements

COMM 309Digital Media and Communication4
COMM 502Communication Law and Policy4
COMM 507Fundamentals of Social Media Management4
COMM 508Political Economy of Social Media Communication4
COMM 509Audience Analysis in Social Media4
COMM 510Social Media for Social Good4
Total Units24