Professional Writing

What it's all about

Communication skills are the number one attribute that employers look for in prospective employees. The Professional Writing program helps to teach students how to communicate ideas clearly in the workplace. The training opens doors to several different careers.

You might take courses such as:

  •  Technical and Professional Writing
  •  Advanced Expository Writing
  •  Writing for the Popular Market
  •  Writing for the Workplace
  •  Advanced Argumentative and Persuasive Writing

Graduates of this major go on to:

  •  attend graduate programs
  •  work for the government
  •  become editors and writers
  •  go into business