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Postgraduate Certificate On Campus

Scientific Writing Certificate

12 months
Duration
1441 USD/credit 18733 USD/year
1441 USD/credit 18733 USD/year
1078 USD/credit 14014 USD/year
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About

Gain science- and technology-based writing skills with the Scientific Writing Certificate from Temple University 's College of Science and Technology and the Klein College of Media and Communication.

Overview

Designed to meet the growing needs of both media and scientific communities, this degree will prepare you for careers in biotechnology, communication and public relations, journalism, patent law, pharmacy, public health, publishing and STEM disciplines.  

About this Program

This interdisciplinary Scientific Writing Certificate program’s main objective is to train you to accurately and concisely convey complex scientific arguments and concepts in an accessible manner for different demographics. Throughout your studies, you will have access to faculty and resources from both the College of Science and Technology and the Klein College of Media and Communication.

The four-course program at Temple University covers a variety of science writing skills, from technical writing for clinical reports to journalistic writing for media and news outlets. You can earn the certificate in one year, taking two courses per semester.

Programme Structure

Courses

  • Ethics Regulation and Policy in Biotechnology,
  • Grant Writing,
  • Scientific and Regulatory Writing
  • Reporting and Writing 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

13 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

Bachelor's Degree in Discipline/Related Discipline: All applicants must present credentials that are the equivalent of the appropriate baccalaureate degree at Temple University.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    18733 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1441 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    18733 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1441 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • In-State

    14014 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1078 USD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for Philadelphia

1313 - 2284 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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