Oct 19, 2020  
2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog 
2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog

Political Communication Certificate - Embedded

Certificate Coordinator: Dr. Jeff DeWitt
College of Humanities and Social Sciences
School of Government and International Affairs
(470) 578-6227


This certificate program emphasizes the intersection of politics and communication. Students will gain exposure to academic theory and hands-on learning experience that focuses on the relationship between political structures, systems, and processes and professional communication, in particular journalism and public relations. It is designed for students seeking preparation for careers in a number of fields, for example, political consultants, campaign managers, legislative aids, lobbyists, public policy and media analysts, speech writers, political journalists, and public relations professionals.