You’ve completed your degree. You’ve been in the workforce for some time or just a short while. You’re well aware of the importance of excellent communication skills for getting, keeping and advancing in a career. And you want to take your knowledge and abilities to the next level.

Your next step: writing and communication trade school

Competitive Skills

The Post-Degree Diploma in Professional Communication is designed to meet the needs of recent university graduates and working professionals. It offers well-planned courses in writing, editing, research, document design, professional preparedness and professional work experience.

Flexible Schedule

Classes take place on Saturdays and in the evenings. 


As a diploma student, you’ll gain intensive, practical experience along with many opportunities to network with other professional communicators and to develop a credible, professional portfolio of finished work. 

For recent graduates

For recent university graduates, you’ll find the diploma is an excellent complement to your academic studies - think of it as a trade school for the writing and communication professions. 

for working professionals

For working professionals, you’ll benefit from many opportunities to broaden and deepen your knowledge and skills - for you, the diploma may be a path toward a new career or a sought-after promotion. 

For More Information

For information about admission requirements, courses, intake dates and more, visit the Program and Course Catalogue.
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Contact Us

Contact the program coordinator, Maureen Nicholson, at nicholsonm@douglascollege.ca or 604 527 5292.
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