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Program Details

  • Award: Certificate
  • Credits: 16
  • Delivery: Face-to-face where some online courses may be available or required.
  • WIA Certified

About this Program

The certificate in Professional Writing provides the opportunity for students, professionals, and business people to enhance their communication skills and credentials with a special emphasis on coursework tailored to their work settings and careers.

Program Locations

  • Minnesota State University Moorhead 56563

Labor Market Information

  • Editors

  • Median wage: $25.84/hour-Above the median
  • Employment outlook: Shrinking
  • Technical Writers

  • Median wage: $32.09/hour-Well above the median
  • Employment outlook: Above statewide average
  • College English Language Teachers

  • Median wage: $58,095/year-Above the median
  • Employment outlook: Below statewide average
  • Writers and Authors

  • Median wage: $28.19/hour-Above the median
  • Employment outlook: Average
  • Proofreaders and Copy Markers

  • Median wage: $15.01/hour-Below the median
  • Employment outlook: Average
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Minnesota State University Moorhead
Minnesota State University Moorhead
1104 7th Avenue South Moorhead, MN 56563 Toll-Free: (877) 678-6463 Local: (218) 477-2161 TTY: (800) 627-3529 Email: admissions@mnstate.edu