Whether you are interested in writing for a specific industry, such as health care, law or business, become more adept at writing grant applications or technical manuals, or simply want to improve your skills in a specific genre, this certificate can help you achieve your goals.
Experienced faculty will work with you, helping you to design and tailor your writing to meet the needs of your intended readers. As a result, you’ll stand out as a strong candidate for new job opportunities or to advance in your current career.
Learn from professors with extensive experience in both teaching writing and composing texts in a variety of genres.
Flexible to meet your needs.
Acquire the critical thinking and analytical skills employers want most.
Student-to-faculty ratio at PennWest
PennWest’s Professional Writing certification can add value to any bachelor’s degree. It will help you prepare for graduate and pre-professional programs, as well as employment in diverse industries.
Individuals with excellent writing skills can enhance their career potential in fields such as:
PennWest’s three campuses, California, Clarion and Edinboro universities, have been delivering award-winning online programs for more than 20 years. You’ll graduate with a degree from Pennsylvania Western University, completely supported by the expertise and community of learners on our brick-and-mortar campuses.