Master of Arts in English / Professional Writing
Old Dominion University

Program Details

Learn to write for a broad range of audiences across varying workplaces, with this online MA in English from ODU.  This Professional Writing emphasis focuses on improving your skills, while developing an understanding of the theory, practice and dynamics of written communication.  Topics cover:

  • Management writing
  • Digital writing
  • Visual rhetoric & document design


  • A bachelor’s degree
  • Minimum GPA of 3.0
  • GRE scores
  • Professional goals
  • Three letters of reference
  • Writing sample
  • Resume or curriculum vitae

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges