Professional Writing Minor

The Professional Writing minor is intended to provide students with training in the essentials of professional writing practices and with experience in composing in common genres of professional and technical communication. The minor requires the completion of a minimum of 18 credits.

Requirements

Select one of the following introductory courses:3
Technical Communication I: Reports
Technical Communication II: Presentations
Select four courses from the following, two of which must be at the 5000-level:12
Grant Writing
Technical and Professional Editing
Technical Communication I: Reports
Technical Communication II: Presentations
Advanced Expository Writing
Topics in Writing and Publishing
Topics in Rhetoric and Writing
Introduction to Technical and Professional Writing Practices
Theoretical Approaches to Technical and Professional Writing
Required internship:3
Internship Practicum
Total Credits18