Technical Communication (Master of Applied Arts, M.A.A.)

Required Courses
ENG 609Graduate Research in Written Communication3
COM 601Professional and Organizational Communications3
or MGT 604 Organizational Behavior Management
ENG 620History and Theory of Rhetoric3
EPR 620Proposal and Grant Writing3
Select one of the following options:6
Option A:
Capstone Project
Additional Graduate Elective
Option B:
Thesis
Concentration Requirements
ETC 600Technical Communications Theory and Practice3
ETC 616Internship in Technical Communication3
Select nine credit hours from the following:
Convergent Media Theory and Practice
Professional Writing for Media
Convergent Media Law and Ethics
Interactive Design
Writing for Management and Supervision
Seminar in Professional Writing for Teachers
Technical Editing
Publications Management
Instructional Design
Seminar in Professional Writing
Documenting Procedures
Total Credit Hours33

Graduation Requirements

  1. Filing an approved Application for Graduation.
  2. Satisfactory completion of all required coursework as listed on the approved Program of Study.
  3. Earn a minimum overall GPA of 3.0, with no more than 6 credit hours of C in all required coursework.
  4. Official approval of required Master Educator Experience (or capstone).