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Technical Communications

at Metropolitan State University

Program Details

  • Award: Bachelor of Arts
  • Credits: 120
  • Delivery: Face-to-face where some online courses may be available or required.
  • WIA Certified

About this Program

This program consists of an interdisciplinary curriculum that provides both depth and breadth as well as theory and practice with a strong focus on communication skills, particularly written communication in various forms. Technical communicators bring a significant skill set to their organizations and are employed by a variety of companies in industry, government, education and nonprofit organizations.

Program Locations

  • Metropolitan State University, St Paul Campus 55106

Labor Market Information

  • 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
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Metropolitan State University
Metropolitan State University
700 East Seventh St. St. Paul, MN 55106 Toll-Free: (844) 456-3876 Local: (651) 793-1302 TTY: (651) 772-7687 Email: