Online Master of Technical Communication

Department: Department of English
Websites: Department and Program

Program Format
Structure: Online program with no required campus visits
Instruction Methods: Program mainly uses aynchronous instruction with the Canvas learning management system
Campus Visits Required: No
Program Length: Program is designed to be completed in 3 years (students have up to 6 years to finish the program)

Curriculum and Graduation Requirements
Thesis Required: No
Capstone Options: No thesis or capstone required
Credits Required: 33 credits (11 courses)
Example Courses: Advanced Editing; Introduction to Technical Communication; Introduction to Rhetorical Theory; Studies in Digital Media; Studies in Technology and Writing; Usability Studies & Human Factors in Professional Communication; Publications Management

Application Requirements
Degree Required: Bachelor's degree
GPA Requirements: Minimum GPA 3.0 in last 60 semester hours or 90 quarter credits of undergraduate degree
Testing Requirements: GRE, MAT or GMAT required - min 40th percentile
Start Dates: Fall/Summer and Spring admission

Tuition Costs
Estimated Tuition: ~$13,794 + fees (in-state); ~$42,174 + fees (in-state non-resident); ~$14,223 + fees (out-of-state)
Cost per Credit Hour: $418 per credit hour (in-state resident); $1,278 per credit hour (in-state non-resident); $431 per credit hour (out-of-state) - based on taking 6 credits per semester

State Authorizations: Program accepts students from all 50 states