The degree also offers the option of studying how to teach writing in post-secondary settings. Other courses focus on specific rhetorical practices, including grant writing, computer-mediated writing, new media, community-based writing, and global writing contexts.This degree offers students the opportunity to enhance the writing they do on the job, prepare for careers as professional/technical writers, teach writing, or enter a PhD program in Rhetoric and Composition.
- Rhetorical Theory
- Persuasion and Argument
- Technical Writing
- Grant Writing
- Computers and Writing
- Professional Writing
- Special Topics
- 24 months
Start dates & application deadlines
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- Official transcripts of previous university-level coursework.
- A writing sample.
- A Statement of Purpose (about 1-2 pages).
- Three letters of recommendation.
- Optional: a resume or other supporting materials to give a full picture of the applicant's potential.
International914 USD/creditTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 914 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
National403 USD/creditTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 403 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
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