Indiana University offers the online Certificate in Technical Communication, the process of gathering scientific, mechanical, chemical, legal, economic, medical, procedural, or other specialized information and presenting it to a targeted audience in a clear, useful, accurate, comprehensive, grammatically correct, and easily understandable form. Students who earn this certificate develop the core knowledge, skills, and professional practices necessary for entry-level technical communicators. They refine their abilities to gather and transform technical knowledge for a variety of audiences as they design, develop, and edit effective, usable publications using sound communication principles and current technology.
This undergraduate certificate is awarded by Purdue University at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI). IUPUI is administered by Indiana University.
- High school diploma (or equivalent)
- GPA of 3.0 (general expectation)
- SAT and/or ACT scores
School Accreditation Statement
North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission