Academic Catalog


Certificate Professional Writing Certificate


This certificate requires 12 credit hours of professional writing courses selected from the following:

Select four of the following:12
Digital Writing
Introduction to Rhetorical Studies
Advanced Composition
Technical Writing
Client-Based Research Writing
English Internship
Public Relations
Writing in the Disciplines
Management Writing
Writing for the Government
Writing in Digital Spaces
Advanced English Internship
Writing with Video
Total Credit Hours12

For completion of the certificate, students must have a minimum cumulative grade point average of 2.00 in all courses specified as a requirement for the certificate and complete a minimum of six credit hours in upper-level courses required for the certificate through courses offered by Old Dominion University. To apply for the certificate, contact the coordinator of technical writing.