Professional Writing Minor

Students in a classroom at UNH Manchester

The interdisciplinary minor in professional writing introduces you to the many genres of professional writing, providing opportunities to practice your skills in an internship setting.

Courses span the areas of English, Communication Arts, and Computing, and include classes such as Media Writing, Journalism in the 21st Century, Introduction to Creative Non-Fiction, Professional and Technical Writing, Social Media for Organizations and Business, Introduction to Computer Applications, Mobile Computing, as well as others.

To minor in professional writing, you’ll complete 22-24 credits with a minimum 2.0 average in these courses overall and with no individual grade lower than a C-. A maximum of two transfer courses (3 or 4 credits each) may be applied to the minor. No more than 8 credits used by the student to satisfy major requirements may be used in the minor.

For more information, contact English Professor Susanne Paterson

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