Doctor of Philosophy in Technical Communication & Rhetoric
Texas Tech University

Program Details

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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School Accreditation & Licensing

Texas Tech University is accredited by:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Master Degree

Admission Tests


Application Requirements

Essay/Writing Sample, Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Resume/CV, Statement of Purpose/Intent

Additional Info

  • Students must attend an annual two-week workshop in Lubbock, Texas.