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  • Undergraduate Certificate in Creativity and Innovation


    Drexel’s accredited online Undergraduate Certificate in Creativity and Innovation is a convenient part-time program that is designed to provide students with knowledge of the major creative theories. This certificate will enhance latent creative strengths and foster the ability to apply creativity in the workplace. Students will be able to present methods for assessing creative strengths.

    All courses are for-credit and can be applied toward an undergraduate degree at Drexel or elsewhere.

    Program Features

    • A flexible, completely online program that fits easily into your busy work and personal schedule
    • Skills learned can be applied directly in the workplace
    • A highly interactive online learning method allows extensive interaction with faculty and other classmates
    • Special tuition rates for alumni of community college partners as well as employees of partnering organizations


    Core Courses 
    CRTV 301Foundations in Creativity3.0
    CRTV 302Tools and Techniques in Creativity3.0
    PRST 450Creative Leadership for Professionals3.0
    Select three of the following:9.0-11.0
    CRTV 303
    Creativity in the Workplace 
    GSTD 210
    Fact & Fiction in Film 
    MGMT 260
    Introduction to Entrepreneurship 
    MGMT 364
    Technology Management 
    PRST 330
    Career & Professional Development 
    WRIT 220
    Creative Nonfiction Writing 
    WRIT 225
    Creative Writing 
    Total Credits18.0-20.0

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    Admissions Criteria

    • A high school diploma

    Required Documents

    • A completed application
    • At least one official transcript (from either high school or a previously attended college)
    • Additional requirements for International Students

    How to Submit Supporting Documents


    The tuition rate for the academic year 2014-2015 is $440 per credit. (A 40% discount off Drexel's regular tuition rate of $732 per credit)

    This rate applies only to new online matriculated students. Students receiving special tuition plans with Drexel Online may not combine them with other tuition benefits that may be available from Drexel University.

    This program is not currently eligible for Federal Financial Aid, however, we offer tuition reduction through our network of partner companies and organizations, and for Drexel University alumni and those in the military.


    Academic Calendar

    Classes Begin 
    Classes End 
    Exams Begin 
    Exams End 

    Fall 2015     

    September 21, 2015

    December 5, 2015

    December 7, 2015

    December 12, 2015

    Winter 2016 

    January 4, 2016

    March 14, 2016

    March 15, 2016

    March 19, 2016

    Spring 2016 

    March 28, 2016

    June 6, 2016

    June 7, 2016

    June 10, 2016

    Summer 2016 

    June 20, 2016

    August 29, 2016

    August 30, 2016

    September 3, 2016

    Apply today for a Certificate in Creativity and Innovation

    Apply now to begin your application for obtaining a Drexel degree online!


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