Program Overview

Texas Tech University’s Doctor of Philosophy in Technical Communication & Rhetoric program provides a broad approach to technical communication, offering classes in areas such as editing, design, rhetorical theory, online documentation, publications management, and usability testing. Students acquire the knowledge and skills required to practice the methodologies for conducting research in technical communication and rhetoric, and gain experience creating online and on-page documents using visual and written communication.

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    Program Details

    Degree Level: Doctorate

    Delivery Format: Mostly Online

    Accelerated Degree: No

    Accreditation & Licensing

    Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges

    Requirements

    A masters degree is required. Official transcripts. Current resume/vitae. Statement of interest in graduate study and career goals. Writing sample. Three letters of reference. In addition to coursework, students must attend an annual two-week workshop in Lubbock, Texas.

    School Overview

    Texas Tech University is a public, 4-year institution located in Lubbock, Texas. The school was founded in 1923 and today is the leading institution of the Texas Tech University System. TTU is the only university in the state of Texas to house an undergraduate institution, law school, and medical school all in the same location.

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