Online Graduate Certificate in Technical and Professional Writing

Connect to a growing field and earn a technical writing certification online to help increase your hireability.

Earn a Graduate Certificate in Technical and Professional Writing Online

As the workplace becomes more digital, it’s now more important than ever to possess excellent writing skills. Regardless of your current career or future aspirations, proficiency in both technical and professional writing will make you a better team member and a more attractive job candidate.

As a graduate of this program, you will:

  • Become a more effective overall communicator and learn how to write for a variety of audiences, including technicians, corporate executives and military personnel
  • Communicate technical concepts effectively to a non-technical audience
  • Apply rhetorical theories in practice and critically evaluate electronic research
  • Work with new media to share information in a variety of ways

Bachelor’s degree is required to apply.

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