Graduate Certificate in Communication with Data
Northwestern University

Program Details

The Graduate Certificate in Communication with Data, an online digital media communications degree, is available from Northwestern University for those interested in working with data.  With this interdisciplinary program students learn how to translate information and data into visual forms, narratives, and interfaces so they are more meaningful.  You will also improve your skills in teamwork and strategy while gaining a foundation in the field.  Courses will teach you to combine analytical and creative skills in this online data science degree, so you are able to create innovative solutions to complex problems and to communicate data both accurately and effectively.  Graduates will be prepared to work with data analysts in cross-functional or leadership roles, translating data into images and stories the executives and customers of businesses can understand.  

The credits earned in this certificate can be applied toward Northwestern’s MS in Information Design and Strategy program.

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School Accreditation & Licensing

Northwestern University is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Admission Tests

Proof of English Language Proficiency (International Students)

Application Requirements

Official College Transcript(s), Resume/CV, Statement of Purpose/Intent