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Improve Your Professional Writing With An Online Master’s Degree

Northern Arizona University’s online master’s degree in Professional Writing focuses on the practical, not theoretical, applications of writing in the business world. Coursework centers on real-world scenarios and enables you to integrate experiences and projects from your current professional career into your assignments. Learn how to write professional business proposals, grants, white papers and reports—for both private and public businesses.

Add To Your Master’s Degree With A Professional Writing Certificate

Through NAU, you can choose the option to earn an online graduate certificate in Professional Writing. The certificate is great if you’re pursing a master’s degree in Professional Writing or in a difference field. All 18 credits for the online certificate count toward the online master’s degree, so no additional coursework it required to earn both a master’s and a certificate.

Start or advance your professional writing career as a:

  • Editor
  • Grant Writer
  • Policy Researcher
  • Proposal Writer
  • Public Relations or Marketing Manager
  • Technical Writer

Catalog Information

Learn more about the program options by viewing the catalog information below. Catalog information is displayed for the 2022-2023 academic year.

English - Professional Writing

Campus Locations

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Degree Information
Online
In-Person
Blended
MA
33 units
Maximum Transfer Units
0
33

Professional Writing

Campus Locations

globe This program is available Online
Degree Information
Online
In-Person
Blended
GCERT
18 units
Maximum Transfer Units
0
18
Additional Admission Requirements - Additional Application
Department Information
Learn more about this program and the Department of English.