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Professional Communication Management (Blended)

Postgraduate Certificate
3 months
8175 CAD/full
6530 CAD/full
Tuition fee
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The Professional Communication Management (Blended) program at the Royal Roads University enables you to develop a deeper understanding of social and digital communications strategy and governance.

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Whether it is managing social media, dealing with a workplace issue, addressing an organizational or reputational crisis, or building relationships with stakeholders, the role of the corporate communication professional is more complex than ever. 

The Professional Communication Management (Blended) program at the Royal Roads University will improve your management of internal and external organizational leadership, facilitation, and communication; solidify your understanding of stakeholder and public relations.

This certificate has been designed for communication professionals directly responsible for organizational or corporate communication including managers who wish to strengthen their ability to manage communication strategically and leverage traditional, digital, and social media to strengthen relationships with employees, stakeholders, customers, and other key groups.


  • Enact effective leadership and collaboration skills in complex workplace environments.
  • Facilitate and leverage diversity in the workplace.
  • Recognize potential conflicts and apply current models and principles of dispute resolution, reconciliation, and problem-solving.
  • Develop skills to create a strategic communication plan for your organization.
  • Manage social media effectively and be able to incorporate all digital media into communication planning and delivery.
  • Demonstrate the return on investment of public relations and communications.
  • Create and support a framework of stakeholder relations.
  • Facilitate crisis communications internally and externally.
  • Build the skillset needed to work at the strategic level effectively as a communications professional.

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Introduction to Academic Integrity
  • Leadership, Community, and Collaboration in a Complex Environment
  • Strategic Digital Communication
  • Conflict Analysis and Management
  • Strategic Communication

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 3 months

Start dates & application deadlines





Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Completion of a four-year (or comparable) undergraduate degree in a related field from a recognized post-secondary institution.
  • Evidence of having sufficient knowledge, skills and abilities to complete a demanding academic course of study at a master's level.
  • Normally, at least two years of work or volunteer experience, preferably in a leadership capacity.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    8175 CAD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 8175 CAD for the full programme and a duration of 3 months.
  • National

    6530 CAD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 6530 CAD for the full programme and a duration of 3 months.


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Professional Communication Management (Blended)
Royal Roads University