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YOU CAN EARN A CERTIFICATE IN Strategic Organizational Communication ✓ Prepares Students for Leadership Roles
✓ Efficient In-person & Online Combined Format
✓ No GRE Required
✓ Affordable Education

Strategic Organizational Communication Certificate: Empowering Future Leaders in Organizational Change and Media Management

Develop Your Skills

SVSU's Strategic Organizational Communication certificate equips students with the essential skills needed for leadership roles in both the private and public sectors. The focus is on comprehending practices associated with organizational change, placing a special emphasis on the strategic utilization of media, both internally and externally.

Graduate Admissions Coordinator

Tanika Williams Graduate Admissions CoordinatorMy name is Tanika Williams, MBA, MS, and I am here to help you navigate your path to earning your graduate degree. If you have any questions regarding application requirements use one of the links below or feel free to text me at (989) 461-2050.

Strategic Organizational Communication Program Coordinator

Schneider, DavidContact me at or (989) 964-4398 for questions about the SOC program. 

Dr. David E Schneider, PhD, MA, BS, AA
Professor of Communication

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Classes for the 21st Century

The Strategic Organizational Communication certificate program features courses that form a dynamic curriculum that not only acknowledges the profound impact of media in the 21st century but actively prepares students to navigate and contribute to the evolving landscape. By combining critical analysis with practical skills in emerging technologies, the certificate program ensures that graduates are well-equipped to excel in a world where media and technology continue to shape and redefine societal norms and professional practices.



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Easy Admissions Process

SVSU’s Strategic Organizational Communication certificate program accepts a bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university. A detailed list of requirements makes applying straightforward and simple.

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Designed With Working Professionals in Mind

SVSU's Strategic Organizational Communication certificate curriculum is made for the working adult—with predictable class times and the perfect combination of in-person and remote instruction.

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Cost-effective and Competitive

More affordable than comparable programs with a variety of loans and scholarships available, SVSU’s Strategic Organizational Communication certificate program is a convenient and cost-effective way to advance your career.




Graduate Admissions
Wickes Hall 230
(989) 964-6096

David E Schneider, PhD
Science West 150
(989) 964-4398

Tanika Williams
Graduate Admissions Coordinator
(989) 461-2050