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Creative Communications
  • Two-year diploma program
  • September entry date
  • Annual application deadline: February 28
  • Laptop delivery (buy your own laptop)
  • Exchange District Campus (formerly Princess Street Campus), Winnipeg
  • Four majors: Advertising, Journalism, Media Production, Public Relations
  • Work experience: two three-week industry placements   
  • Joint diploma/degree option with the University of Winnipeg
  • Credit transfer opportunities: Athabasca University
  • International applicants please visit Academic Program, Dates and Fees for a listing of programs for international students, current availability and online application instructions

Creative Communications prepares you for a career in advertising, broadcasting, media production, journalism, communications and public relations. The program gives you the skills and knowledge necessary to obtain an entry-level position in this wide range of communication-based jobs. 

In addition to the areas listed above, students also take courses in electronic publishing, web design, social media, creative writing, photography, business and marketing.

As a student, during your course studies, you have access to a media production/TV studio, photography studio, radio station, editing suites, model newsroom, model advertising agency, a Foley/sound recording studio, computer labs as well as other dedicated lab spaces.

Because applicants considered eligible by the selection committee will be offered seats in order of completed application date, you are encouraged to apply well before the February 28 deadline. Your application is considered complete when all supporting documentation has been submitted.

Watch the Creative Communications program video at the following link:

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