What will I learn?

Are you a storyteller? Do you have a passion for communicating and exploring how to effectively communicate across a variety of platforms including blogs, YouTube, podcasts, and social media? Through courses in photography, web design, videography, and strategic writing, you’ll be equipped with the skills and knowledge to be an effective communicator and take your storytelling to the next level, whether you wish to work for yourself or for an organization of any size.

The Media Communications diploma program is designed to meet industry demands within multi-faceted areas of the communications industry. Students graduate with a diverse range of marketable skills in photography, graphic design, web design and writing, social media, and videography.

Graduates of this program have the option to continue their studies in Cambrian’s one-year Public Relations Graduate Certificate Program to earn an additional credential.

This Cambrian program is one of only two diploma options in Media Communications to be offered in the province and can be taken completely online.

Program Highlights

  • 2 years - 4 semesters

Employment Opportunities

Graduates of this program will be positioned to pursue positions in a wide range of areas including:

  • Content creation specialist
  • Communications officer or specialist
  • Marketing communications specialist
  • Media coordinator
  • Public relations officer
  • Advertising consultant
  • Social media influencer
  • Blogger

College/University Degree Opportunities

Graduates from this program may continue their studies at college/university and may receive credit for their prior College education.

Which department am I in?

Engineering Technology

Study options

Full Time (2 years)

Tuition fees
CAD$15,370.25 (US$ 12,058) per year
Start date

September 2022


Cambrian College

Barrydowne Campus,

1400 Barrydowne Road,


Ontario (ON),

P3A 3V8, Canada

Online/Distance (2 years)

Tuition fees
CAD$15,370.25 (US$ 12,058) per year
The given fee is for full time and it's a guide for online students.
Start date

September 2022

Entry requirements

For international students

Ontario Secondary School Diploma (30 credits) or equivalent or mature student status, including:

  • Any grade 12 English (C), (U), or (M)
  • Any grade 10 mathematics


  • Computer competency in relevant software

English language requirements:

IELTS 6.0 (no band under 5.5), TOEFL 550 (paper based test) 80 (internet based test) and PTE (Pearson) 58, CAEL 60 (no band below 50)


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