International Media Certificate

IMC News: 

>> The Spring 2014 application deadline for the International Media Certificate (IMC), offered jointly by International Affairs and Journalism, is Monday, March 17 at 5pm.  For more information about the IMC and the online application, visit the Journalism website here:

>> The International Media Certificate Program Annual Spring Dinner is being held on Thursday, March 13, 2014 at 5:30 PM in the Center for Community room S350, for current IMC program students and select faculty & staff. The Guest Speaker for the event is Vicky Collins, a graduate of CU's Department of Communication, who is also an Emmy award winning television producer whose work has taken her to six continents! If you are part of the program, you should have received your invitation via email. If you did not receive your invitation, please contact


The International Media Certificate is available to students majoring in International Affairs or enrolled in Journalism and Mass Communication. This certificate provides students with an understanding of international news gathering and dissemination, and can lead to a career in international journalism.  Find the IMC course requirements here and download the IMC worksheet.

Applying to the IMC

Application materials and a list of ongoing deadlines are available on the International Media Certificate website. Click here for the online application form.  A minimum 2.75 overall GPA, 30 hours of college credits and 6 credits in the major are required.

Semester schedules for IAFS majors in the IMC

Spring 2014 IMC schedule | Summer 2014 IMC Schedule | Fall 2014 IMC schedule

Fall 2013 IMC schedule | Summer 2013 IMC ScheduleSpring 2013 IMC schedule

Fall 2012 IMC scheduleSummer 2012 IMC schedule | Spring 2012 IMC schedule

Fall 2011 IMC schedule | Summer 2011 Schedule Spring 2011 IMC Schedule

Fall 2010 IMC Schedule | Summer 2010 IMC Schedule | Spring 2010 IMC Schedule

If you have questions about your IMC requirements, please contact the International Affairs Assistant Director, Katherine Rousseau. If you have questions about your IAFS coursework, please contact your IAFS advisor.

Certificate check-out for continuing IMC students

IAFS majors who are graduating and completing the IMC should make a certificate check-out appointment with Katherine Rousseau ( Please bring an unofficial copy of your transcript and the completed IMC worksheet to your appointment.