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MASTER’S DEGREE & GRADUATE CERTIFICATES | ONLINE OR EVENINGS

COMMUNICATION

MANAGEMENT

Learn the art and science of powerful communication that persuades your audience to take desired actions. From the nuance required to handle interpersonal conversations or lead organizational change, to the strategy behind impactful digital communication or training, our curriculum develops your expertise in meaningful, data-driven storytelling.


FOUR REQUIRED CORE COURSES -Business Fundamentals for Communicators -Applied Critical Thinking in Communication -Research, Measurement, and Storytelling -Capstone Portfolio or Project

DISPUTE RESOLUTION

DISPUTE

RESOLUTION

No matter your role or industry, dispute resolution skills are essential for individuals, organizations, and communities. Analyze the nature, roots, and resolution of conflict across settings. Options: Master’s Degree Concentration or Graduate Certificate CONCENTRATION COURSES

-Effective Facilitation and Presentation -Communication in Professions and Organizations -Conflict Resolution Strategies and Process -Negotiation Strategies and Process -Forty Hour Mediation

LEADERSHIP COMMUNICATION You’ve already mastered your area of expertise, but now you need to harness the potential of your team, manage change initiatives, and meet needs by persuading stakeholders.

LEADERSHI P

COMMUNICATION

Options: Master’s Degree Concentration or Graduate Certificate CONCENTRATION COURSES

-Effective Facilitation and Presentation -Building High-Performing Teams -Persuasion and Influence -Communication in Professions and Organizations -Conflict Resolution Strategies and Process

LEARNING AND DEVELOPMENT

LEARNING &

DEVELOPMENT

Gain insight to the strategies needed to effectively facilitate and manage adult learning. Leverage your technology, facilitation, and evaluation skills while leading learning and development efforts. Options: Master’s Degree Concentration or Graduate Certificate CONCENTRATION COURSES

-Effective Facilitation and Presentation -Communication in Professions and Organizations -Managing Learning in Organizations -Instructional Design -Adult Learning Strategies and Theories -Integrating Learning and Development Technologies


ELECTIVE COURSES Electives may be chosen from among all courses in the Communication Management program. You may also select courses from other University College graduate programs with approval from the academic director. Your academic advisor will help you select electives that align with your career and personal goals, and your advisor will obtain any necessary approvals from the academic director.

MARKETING COMMUNICATION Learn to create integrated marketing campaigns that are driven by strategic objectives, reach clearly defined audiences, and deliver desired results.

MARKETING

COMMUNICATION

Options: Master’s Degree Concentration or Graduate Certificate CONCENTRATION COURSES

-Communication and Society: Theories and Applications -Marketing Strategy and Process -Branding and Market Positioning -Digital Marketing Communication -Marketing Analytics

ORGANIZATIONAL DEVELOPMENT

ORGANIZATIONAL

DEVELOPMENT

Learn to improve individual and organizational performance using the tenets of organizational development. Be better prepared to facilitate communication between and among leadership and stakeholders. Options: Master’s Degree Concentration CONCENTRATION COURSES

-Communication in Professions and Organizations -Fundamentals of Organizational Development -Organizational Culture and OD Impact -Team Interventions -Evaluate and Sustain Change

PUBLIC RELATIONS

PUBLIC RELATIONS

Expertly reach stakeholders, manage your organization’s identity, and maximize the impact of its reputation. You’ll learn strategies to connect with influencers, utilize mass media, and leverage social media, all while employing principles of persuasion and quality content creation. Options: Master’s Degree Concentration or Graduate Certificate CONCENTRATION COURSES

-Persuasion and Influence -Communication and Society: Theories and Applications -Public Relations Strategies and Process -Public Relations Writing and Tactics -Dimensions of Reputation Management


CAREER OUTLOOK

The outlook for communication professionals is bright! The projected employment growth within the communications and marketing industry is expected to increase by 13% over the next several years. The industry is placing an emphasis on the following qualities: digital engagement and technology (39%), strategy and planning (38%), data analysis (32%), customer experience (27%), advertising and branding (26%), and creative and graphics (16%), according to The Economist Intelligence Unit and Marketo. Our graduates hold positions such as Digital Marketing Specialist, Leadership Development Trainer, Mediator, Account Manager, Corporate Recruiter, Internal Communications Director, Marketing Communications Specialist, Talent Acquisition Manager, and Marketing Director.

THE UNIVERSITY COLLEGE ADVANTAGE

At University College, courses are offered 100% online or evenings on campus at the University of Denver—a top 100 university, as ranked by U.S. News & World Report. Finish your master’s degree in 18 months or earn a graduate certificate in less than a year! Hone your talent and add new skills with career-focused courses designed for busy adults.

ENROLLMENT MANAGER CONTACT INFORMATION:

ERIN TOOTHAKER Enrollment Manager 303.871.4054 erin.toothaker@du.edu

2018/2019 TUITION

Learn more and apply at universitycollege.du.edu.

APPLICATION MATERIALS

Master’s Degree $32,928 Graduate Certificate $16,464 ADMISSION • A regionally accredited baccalaureate • 2.5 GPA (or equivalent) No GRE or GMAT required for admission because we believe test scores don’t tell the whole story.

• Application • Official Transcripts • Personal Statement (master’s only)

• Resume (master’s only) • Two References (master’s only)

Master’s Application Fee: $75 Certificate Application Fee: $50

DEADLINES FALL 2018

SPRING 2019

Application Deadline August 10 Classes Start September 10

Application Deadline February 8 Classes Start April 1

WINTER 2019

SUMMER 2019

Application Deadline October 26 Classes Start January 7

Application Deadline April 26 Classes Start June 17

MISSED THE DEADLINE? We allow our students to take up to three classes before they have to submit their completed application. Ask about starting as a non-degree student.

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