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Digital Communication Certificate Program

Digital communication is a growing field encompassing videography, image manipulation, professional writing, social media management, and web design. Meredith’s post-baccalaureate certificate is the only face-to-face program of its kind in the Triangle area. Designed for individuals with a bachelor’s degree, the flexible, 16 credit-hour program allows you to gain key technical knowledge that complements the skills you already have. 

  • Competitively priced under $10K
  • Face-to-face instruction by expert faculty
  • Coeducational program for women and men
  • Flexible timetable – full-time in one fall semester or part-time in 2-4 semesters.
  • Range of electives allows you to tailor your studies
  • Develop a professional portfolio to showcase your technical expertise to employers

Contact Information
Alan Buck
Program Director
(919) 760-2393
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Shape your own path.

Whether you have recently graduated with a four-year degree and want to gain key technical knowledge, or you’re a professional working in a field that requires you to develop new skills, Meredith can help you prepare for an exciting career in digital communication - in a timeframe that works for you.

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Gain the skills you need.

Elective offerings focus on

  • Writing
  • Photography
  • Social media
  • Web design
  • Creative and technical skills

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Competitive cost under $10K

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Adaptable program for working professionals - late afternoon and accelerated core courses; online electives

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Ideal location in top 25 media market

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Flexible timetable – full-time in one fall semester or part-time in 2-4 semesters

Why Meredith?

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"In the world we live in today, if you’re not strong in digital, you’re behind. Whether reaching your audience through digital ads, social media, or paid search, to name a few, digital communications allows you to deliver more targeted, personalized messages, all while giving you access to more advanced analytics to track how your audience is engaging with you."
Lindsay Beavers, '03, Go-to-Market Lead, Learning, SAS
Why study digital communication?

Through the digital communication program, you will learn to

  • Understand complex issues in digital media production and communication
  • Achieve basic proficiency in industry-standard software for graphic design and video production
  • Create and edit digital content for the web and social media
  • Think creatively and critically to find effective solutions to problems of visual communication
  • Produce a portfolio to showcase the technical competency and creativity demanded in today’s digital environment


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