Mar 27, 2023  
2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog 
2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Professional and Technical Communication Minor

The Professional and Technical Communication minor is designed to provide students with both a practical and theoretical orientation to communication in a variety of media and genres. In doing so, it helps prepare them for multiple professional pathways to work as innovative professional or technical communicators in a variety of fields – from government to non-profit to business to medicine – as well as providing the skills necessary to enter multiple graduate programs. Please review the PTC  minor handout to learn more.

Minor Requirements

The minor in Professional and Technical Communication (PTC) consists of four (4) courses (12 credit hours).

Total Minor Credit Hours: 12

GPA Requirement

A grade point average of 2.0 minimum is required for this minor.

Grading Requirement

The minor course minimum grade is a “C” (2.00).  A grade of below C- will not be counted toward fulfilling the minor requirements.

Advising Information

It is highly recommended that students meet with an advisor in the Department of English early to verify coursework for the minor. Contact