A Minor in Professional Writing gives you communication tools that are essential to today's work environment. Designed for students in any major, the program adds value to all degree programs by training students in areas such as business and technical communication through practical exercises and assignments.
When you take the Minor in Professional Writing, you’ll learn:
Contemporary conventions of English grammar, usage, style, punctuation and syntax
Techniques of basic copy-editing and proofreading
How to communicate written and visual information for different audiences in both technical and business documents
How to write and edit interviews, reviews, features and newsletters
Some applicants may be required to write an English language proficiency test, whereby a minimum TOEFL iBT (Internet-based test) score of 100 with a minimum of 22 in the writing component must be obtained.
Minimum cut-off averages should be used as indicators. The cut-off data may change depending on the applicant pool. Applicants who meet the stated minimum requirements are not guaranteed admission to these programs.