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Prestige meets convenience.


With a high job growth rate, the digital communication industry needs qualified specialists now more than ever. Gain the skills and insights you need to thrive in this rapidly changing field with the online graduate certificate in interactive media program.


Open the door to a range of careers in broadcast journalism, marketing, public relations and more. The digital communication industry changes quickly, but the School of Journalism professors are well-equipped to help you stay up-to-speed. Gain a leg up on the competition in the job market and stand out in the crowd.


This program is designed to put you in control of your time and career. It is 100 percent online — a seamless learning process that fits into your busy life. You also have the flexibility to continue your education with ease; graduate certificate students have the opportunity to apply to one of the journalism online master’s programs without taking the GRE.


As an online student, you become a part of the first and most prestigious journalism school in the world. You join a network of industry executives, innovators, esteemed educators and award winners. And you’ll learn from the same experienced and passionate on-campus professors who are available every step of the way.


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Quick facts

15 credit hours

One year to advance your career no matter the time zone.

100% online

High caliber education and collaborative technologies equal seamless learning.

$11k estimated program cost

Pay a competitive in-state tuition rate, regardless of your location.

5% employment growth

Now is the time to build on the momentum of the digital communication industry.

$60,560 median salary

Prepare to succeed in a wide range of career opportunities.

What our students are saying

JoDee Kenney


For JoDee Kenney, Mizzou was THE choice. A veteran of the television industry, she wanted to stay relevant and remain flexible in her career. The Missouri School of Journalism offered her an online program focused on the modern era of interactive media.

I have been a journalist for over 25 years, but the business is constantly changing. After graduation, I have the skills to walk into any newsroom and be an expert.

Elizabeth Sanchez Denton


Elizabeth Sanchez Denton is an accomplished journalist and wanted professional development that built upon her expansive field experience. The Missouri School of Journalism interactive media degree was the perfect fit for Elizabeth and her busy life.

It’s not easy because it’s online ... it’s convenient. As a mother, wife and company owner, it’s hard to manage everything but it can be done. That’s what’s so great about this program because it allows you flexibility.

Take your first step

You’re one click away from taking control of your schedule and learning online with one of the world’s most prestigious journalism schools. Learn more about the online graduate certificate in interactive media program and how to apply today!

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