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Business Communication Certificate


Improve your written, spoken and interpersonal communication skills to help pursue a new position or promotion. Professional instructors with real-world experience provide up-to-date knowledge in small group sessions.

Earn the certificate by completing four core courses, three electives and the capstone course within three years.



Begin with the four core courses, supplement with three electives that fit your needs, then finish with the capstone course in which you create your own project or present your portfolio. You have three years to complete the certificate coursework.

Please contact Jan Allen at (414) 227-3219 or to indicate your interest in the certificate and to register for your first course(s).

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  Core Courses  

Business Style of Writing New Class

Thu., Sept. 4

Effective Interpersonal Communication Skills

Tue.-Wed., June 3-4

Wed.-Thu., Dec. 10-11

Effective Speaking and Presentation Skills

Tue.-Wed., May 20-21

Wed.-Thu., Sept. 24-25

Emotional Intelligence I: Dealing with Difficult People, Including Yourself!

Tue.-Wed., Oct. 7-8


Business Writing Formats

Wed., Oct. 22

Developing a Communications Strategy New Class

Thu., May 1

Tue., Dec. 2

Emotional Intelligence II: Deepening Your Emotional Intelligence Skills

Thu.-Fri., Oct. 9-10

Facilitating Difficult Meetings: How to Achieve Consensus and Collaboration

Tue., Sept. 30

From Conflict to Resolution: Managing and Mediating Conflict at Work

Tue., May 6

Thu., Nov 13

Handling Difficult Conversations

Tue., Apr. 29

Tue., Oct. 21

Listening Skills

Tue., May 13

Thu., Oct. 23

Negotiation Skills

Tue., Sept. 23

Technical Writing for Non-Writers

Open Enrollment-Class Available: Jan. 1-June 30

Writing for Publication New Class

Tue., Dec. 9

For more information, contact:
Jan Allen, Director, Business & Management,, 414-227-3219, 888-947-9947


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