Auburn University – Graduate Certificate

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For current employees in business or industry, the Graduate Certificate in Technical Communication can lead to an increase in job responsibilities and salary.

The Graduate Certificate in Technical Communication requires completion of 12 hours of courses as follows:

  • ENGL 6000: Technical and Professional Editing (3 hours)
  • ENGL 6010: Document Design in Technical and Professional Communication (3 hours)
  • ENGL 7010: Technical and Professional Communication: Issues and Approaches (3 hours)

One elective from the list below:

  • ENGL 6030: Topics in Technical and Professional Communication (3 hours) (e.g., Grant and Proposal Writing)
  • ENGL 7020: Pedagogy of Technical and Professional Communication (3 hours)
  • ENGL 7030: Studies in Technical and Professional Communication (3 hours) (e.g., Environmental Rhetoric, Ethics, and Policy)
  • ENGL 7060: Web Development (3 hours)
  • ENGL 7910: Practicum in Technical and Professional Communication (3 hours)

Courses meet late afternoon and early evening. The instruction is a project-focused combination of practice and theory, considering both online and print media. The faculty is composed of PhDs with extensive experience as writers, editors, designers, and web developers.

Website: www.auburn.edu/mtpc
Email: mtpc@auburn.edu

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Auburn University, AL 36849
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