Graduate Certificate in Professional Writing
University of Central Florida

Program Details

The online Graduate Certificate in Professional Writing degree is available from the University of Central Florida as a way for students to learn how to leverage writing to convey ideas that inspire action and progress.  This writing degree is important since communication is the key to progress, idea dissemination, innovation, and collaboration.  Courses in this degree enhance your writing credentials with powerful, empowering writing techniques that will help with this communication.  With this flexible program, students can deepen their critical thinking and composition skills while advancing in their workplace or stepping into new fields while also using writing as a means of persuasion, instruction, and entertainment. 

Coursework covers a variety of topics including:

  • Proposal writing
  • Technical writing
  • Digital literacies
  • Persuasive writing
  • Linguistics


  • Resume
  • GRE or GMAT
  • Transcripts
  • Statement of career goals
  • Two letters of recommendation

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges