Graduate Certificates

Graduate Certificates

The Graduate School of Political Management has developed a variety of graduate certificates that provide an emphasis on specific topics of interest.

Digital Politics teaches students how to master online communications, web advertising, complex social media marketing, and virtual fundraising.

Global Public Relations prepares students to successfully engage in communications and public relations in the global marketplace.

PACs and Political Management teaches the fundamental skills need to run an organization's Political Action Committee (PAC).

Public Relations is a certificate program that provides students with the core skills needed to be a strong public relations practitioner.

Strategic Governance and Political Management (taught in Spanish, online) is targeted to political leaders and advisors in Latin America. The curriculum trains students in political management, leadership, strategy, confrontation analysis and democratic governance.

Strategic Communications and Campaigns (taught in Spanish, online) trains students in communications and election campaign management. Coursework completed in both certificate programs can be applied to the master’s degree in Political Communication and Governance.

For more information on GSPM's Spanish Language Programs, visit our Spanish Language Programs website, call us at 202.994.5715, or email us at

Please note that an international applicant requiring a student visa is not eligible for admission to GSPM's graduate certificate programs.