Overview

Designed for the working professional who wants to focus on a particular area of study, the certificate provides a substantial base that can be used for career advancement or continuation in Lasell's Master of Science in Communication Program. Each certificate is composed of five three-credit courses and can be completed within nine months.

Candidates to the certificate programs must hold a bachelor's degree and submit an application for study in the graduate program along with all necessary documents.

Curriculum

The core curriculum is made up of 3 courses (9 credits) and 2 additional management courses of your choosing. 

COM751
Health Communication
3 credits
COM756
Health Promotions & Campaigns
3 credits
COM758
Branding Health Services
3 credits

Requirements

Candidates seeking admission to certificate programs must hold a bachelor's degree from an accredited institution and demonstrate through academic background and/or work experience the ability to succeed in graduate studies. GRE/GMAT scores are not required for admission.

Application Requirements

  1. Online application
  2. Official transcripts of all college-level coursework*
  3. Resume
  4. A one-page personal statement describing your goals, strengths, and potential for achievement in graduate school

*Materials should be addressed to:
Lasell University
The Office of Graduate Enrollment
1844 Commonwealth Ave. 
Newton, MA 02466