Professional and Technical Communication Concentration
The Professional and Technical Communication concentration is designed to expose students to a wide range of communication strategies, theories, and technologies. This concentration offers three options: Scientific and Technical Writing, Corporate Culture, and Information Architecture. The concentration, which is designed to meet students' needs for communicating in a technologically advancing business world, offers courses from multiple disciplines so that students can connect writing strategies from many fields for a well-rounded communication experience. Core courses in this concentration cover topics such as document design, ethics, report writing, web design, technical editing, grant writing, and oral communication. Some students choose to extend their studies by going to graduate school. Whatever career path you choose, Professional Communication can provide you with essential theories, writing strategies, and oral communication skills to help you obtain success.
We invite current Tennessee Tech undergraduate English Majors to consider our B.A./M.A. Fast Track Program in English.
Professional Communication Advisory Board Members
Nicola Graves, Ph.D., Assistant Professor in the Practice of Management Communication, Goizueta Business School, Emory University
Kalina Kwok, Health Insurance Specialist, Federal Government Employee
Charity Toombs, Advertising Director, 12th and Broad Magazine
Kathy Wills, Ph.D., Associate Professor in English, Director of the English Program, Indiana University, Purdue University