Graduate Certificate in Technical Communication Essentials
New Jersey Institute of Technology

Program Details

The online Graduate Certificate in Technical Communication Essentials prepares students with knowledge and skills in technical writing and editing, content management, documentation, and web-based training. 

The certificate is designed specifically for professionals who wish to improve upon their skills in order to become or move into fields such as technical writers, editors, trainers, documentation specialists and website designers.

This certificate program covers:

  • Advanced Professional and Technical Communication
  • Elements of Visual Design 
  • Content Management and Information Architecture 
  • Professional and Technical Editing 
  • eLearning Design for Mobile 


Have an undergraduate degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Information Technology, or Computer Engineering; or an undergraduate degree in Mathematics, Physics, or Engineering plus a background in the industry in computer programming, data structures, databases, and networking and operating systems. Official transcripts. A minimum 3.0 GPA. Submit GRE scores for US/CAN applicants without CS or Engineering degrees. Submit letter of recommendation. Resume.

School Accreditation Statement

Middle States Commission on Higher Education