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Technical Communications

at Minnesota State University, Mankato

Program Details

  • Award: Graduate Certificate
  • Credits: 23
  • Delivery: Offered entirely online with face-to-face options available for some/all sections.
  • WIA Certified

About this Program

The graduate certificate in Technical Communication prepares students to be professional information developers, technical communicators, and editors who are skilled at using the written and spoken word, along with visuals, to effectively inform and instruct a wide range of audiences.

Program Locations

  • Minnesota State University, Mankato 56002

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, Mankato
Minnesota State University, Mankato
122 Taylor Center Mankato, MN 56001 Toll-Free: (800) 722-0544 Local: (507) 389-1822 TTY: (800) 627-3529 Email: admissions@mnsu.edu