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Certified Public Communicator Program



Program Description


Faculty Bios


News Release


Advisory Board Members


2013-2014 Cohort


Benefits of the CPC program at TCU include:


A three-year comprehensive communication plan built for your organization


Extensive classroom instruction with public relations, advertising, and marketing professors


Latest information on metrics, social influence, and digital media


Theoretical foundations plus practical applications

A database of public-sector cases


Two weeks of instruction during two summers on TCU's campus


Networking with public-sector professionals in your cohort

Access to professors beyond the classroom



Sunday, July 26, through Friday, July 31, 2015 at TCU
2016 dates TBD


The Certified Public Communicator Program at TCU is a post-baccalaureate, graduate-level residential program for two summers (one week each in 2015 and 2016), plus a two-day winter session with strategic communication professors from TCU's Schieffer School of Journalism.


Professional communicators working for city, county, and public-sector agencies create three-year comprehensive communication plans for their organizations during the program.


The CPC program is a partnership of TCU's Schieffer School of Journalism, Extended Education, and the Texas Association of Municipal Information Officers.