Graduate Certificate in Science Communication
University of Maryland-Baltimore

Program Details

The online Graduate Certificate in Science Communication program provides opportunities for students to strengthen their skills as writers by taking courses in technical writing, writing as scholarly journals, proposal and grant writing, and writing for the public.  Students learn how to write to appeal to different audiences using various forms and styles of writing.  Graduates are able to strategically plan, craft, edit, and execute their writing to communicate in an engaging, scientifically-informed manner about their research and other health-related topics.


  • Bachelor’s degree from a regionally-accredited college or university, or an equivalent degree
  • Official transcripts from all prior colleges/universities
  • Resume or CV
  • Statement of academic goals and professional interests

School Accreditation Statement

Middle States Commission on Higher Education