Continuing Education

Soft Skills and Leadership

Public Speaking Certificate


The Public Speaking Certificate is an introduction to speech communication, which emphasizes the practical skills of the public speaking process. It examines principles pertaining to verbal and nonverbal communication and the integration of visual aids to enhance presentation outcome. The Program prepares participants to conduct formal presentations. The Program consists of seven sessions, three hours each.


The Program covers various topics, such as cultural conventions and speech, perceptions of others, verbal and nonverbal communication, and rhetoric.