Certificate in Advertising
The Certificate in Advertising complements the student’s degree and provides tangible evidence of rigorous academic and experiential preparation for a career in advertising, media, public relations, or a related field. It is open to business majors and MS-Marketing graduate students, with academic requirements specific to each group. See our brochure.
- 12 hours of coursework with a grade of B or better in each course
Choose four of these required courses:
MKTG 345 Social Media and Public Relations
MKTG 347 Advertising and Creative Marketing Communications
MKTG 445 Account Planning and Research
MKTG 447 Advanced Advertising Case Competition
MKTG 442 Innovation and Product Management
For Graduate Students Only:
MKTG 656 Branding and Marketing Communication
- 300-hour internship*
- 2 semesters (or equivalent) in theAggie Advertising Club
- 3.0 overall GPA at graduation
- Forms to be completed:
*Academic elective credit is available for a pre-approved internship, however, this credit does not count toward certificate coursework.
The Certificate in Advertising requirements are explained in detail in the course catalog.