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Certificate in publishing

The certificate in publishing gives you the skills and training you need to start your career in the publishing industry. Learn the fundamentals of publishing through classroom instruction and hands-on work experience.

Students from any faculty can enroll in the certificate in publishing. The certificate complements any degree program.

To complete the certificate, you will take:

  • Three core courses (nine credit hours)
  • Three electives (nine credit hours)
  • An internship (six credit hours)

Your electives, chosen with the help of an advisor, will help tailor the program to your unique interests.

Your internship will place you with a local business or institution that aligns with your career interests. Internships are available exclusively to students enrolled in the certificate in publishing.

Program details

Enroll in the program

You can take our core courses before enrolling in the certificate.

To enroll in the certificate, meet with program advisor John Ball to talk about your interests and to fill out an application.

Contact Grace Taylor at or (506) 453-4978 to make your appointment.

Note: Admissions are limited to 12 students per year to guarantee placement in the required 6 credit hours of internships.