Graduate Certificate in Strategic Communication and Cross-Cultural Leadership
Gain the practical and theoretical skills essential to navigating diverse leadership contexts with the Graduate Certificate in Strategic Communication and Cross-Cultural Leadership in the Lew Klein College of Media and Communication at Temple. Acquire the cultural awareness and strategic competence to develop and manage collaboration within your organization.
The 12-credit Strategic Communication and Cross-Cultural Leadership graduate certificate is ideal for individuals aspiring to leadership positions, as well as those who currently hold leadership positions and want to increase their ability to
deal with cross-cultural conflicts,
manage diverse teams and
make responsible decisions.
An online format provides students flexibility in how they access resources, submit assignments, and balance their studies with job constraints and personal responsibilities.
Program Format & Curriculum
The 12-credit Strategic Communication and Cross-Cultural Leadership graduate certificate is an online program of study that can be completed over two years of full- or part-time study. There are no prerequisites, and courses can be taken in any order.
The following are required courses for this program.
Communicating Organizational Leadership
Leadership in Crises and Conflict Management
Leading Diverse Teams
Path to a Master’s Degree
Once completed, the Graduate Certificate in Strategic Communication and Cross-Cultural Leadership can satisfy 12 credits of the 31-credit Master of Science in Communication Management degree. The GRE requirement for that master’s program would also be waived.