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

Required Courses
ENG 609Qualitative Methods Theories and Methods3
COM 601Professional and Organizational Communications3
or MGT 603 Organizational Theory
ENG 620History and Theory of Rhetoric3
EPR 620Proposal and Grant Writing3
Select one of the following options:6
Option A:
Capstone Project
Capstone Project
Additional Graduate Elective
Option B:
Thesis
Thesis
Concentration Requirements
ETC 600Technical Communications Theory and Practice3
ETC 616Internship in Technical Communication3
Select nine credit hours from the following:9
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
Writing for Digital Environments
Seminar in Professional Writing
User Experience Principles
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 capstone.