Saint Louis University

Strategic Communications Certificate & Minor

Achieve Your Goals, Make an Impact & Lead with SLU's Online Strategic Communications Program

The School for Professional Studies at Saint Louis University offers an undergraduate minor or certificate in Strategic Communications. This innovative program is available fully online and was designed with the needs of working professionals in mind. Courses from SLU for Busy Adults will help you gain a competitive edge in the job market.

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Communicate to achieve goals

When you take a strategic approach to communication, you learn to plan and create communications that directly support an organization's goals. Organizations communicate to internal and external audiences, locally and globally — in meetings, through the media and on the web. When all of these communications work together to achieve a specific goal, the effects can be powerful.

Communicate to make an impact

The multifaceted online Strategic Communications program gives you hands-on experience through project based courses, expanding your expertise in:

  • Advertising
  • Public relations
  • Digital strategies 
  • Intercultural communication
  • Ethical professional communication
  • Integrated corporate communication principles
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Communicate to lead

Effective communication is an essential component of any leadership role. The online Strategic Communications minor or certificate will give you an opportunity to develop your communication and management skills.

Strategic Communications with the SLU difference

The 24 credit hour Strategic Communications program is available as a minor or stand-alone certificate and can be completed fully online. When combined with a bachelor's degree in Organizational Studies, a minor in Strategic Communications can provide you with the skills to effectively build relationships, promote your company's products and services and raise your organization's profile in the community.

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Chair / Assistant Professor of Organizational Studies: Dr. Patrick Hughes

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