Technical and Professional Communication

Certificate of Proficiency | Russellville Campus | Blended

 

The certificate of proficiency in Technical and Professional Communication will strengthen students' oral and written communication skills, prepare them for the communication requirements they will face in the workplace and increase their understanding of communication theory.  

HANDS-ON LEARNING opportunities

  • Opportunities to practice writing
  • Abundant presentations
  • Use of communication technologies

SKILLS YOU WILL LEARN

  • Speaking
  • Informative and persuasive writing
  • Understanding mediated communication

About This Degree

TUITION

In-State: $232 per credit hour

Out-of-State: $464 per credit hour

Students living in states bordering Arkansas receive in-state tuition.

Financial Aid is available for those who qualify. The Arkansas Tech University school code to use on the FAFSA is 001089.

Payment Options:

  • Financial Aid
  • Payment Plan
  • Graduate Assistantships

CAREER OPTIONS

You could work as a(n):

  • Technical Writer
  • HR representative

Alumni of our program work at:

  •  JB Hunt
  • Cornerstone
  • CJRW

ACADEMIC INFORMATION

View the links below to better understand the courses, the course timeline, and who your faculty will be when you enroll as an ATU student.

Credentials that stack with this degree:

  • BA in Communication
  • BA in English
  • BA in Journalism

Point of Pride

This program pairs technical writing, business speaking, and both interpersonal and organizational communication to offer a breadth of communication training.

 

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