Technical Communication, Master of Science (M.S.)

The graduate program in English: Technical Communication prepares students to be professional information developers, technical or professional writers, and editors who are skilled at using the written and spoken word, along with visuals, to effectively inform and instruct a wide range of audiences.

Program Highlights

  • Graduates typically pursue work in industry, teaching opportunities, or doctoral studies.

Application Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited university with a minimum GPA of 2.75.
  • Students must have completed at least 18 semester credits in one or more of the following areas: literature, linguistics, speech, mass communications, technical communication, rhetoric and composition, user experience or a related area.
  • A one-page personal statement describing your background and interests in technical communication.
  • Resume

Additional Requirements for International Applicants:

Application Deadlines

  U.S. Based Applicants International Applicants
Fall Start Rolling May 1
Spring Start Rolling September 1
Summer Start Rolling N/A

Time to Completion: 2 years

Graduate Coordinator Contact

Dr. Abigail Bakke

Technical Communication Website