Technical and Scientific Communication

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About this program

A program that focuses on the communication of technical and scientific knowledge to a variety of audiences through print, video, and digital media; and that prepares individuals to function as technical writers and editors, documentation developers, web designers, and usability specialists. Includes instruction in scientific and technical writing and editing, graphic and information design, web design, audience analysis, document usability and field testing, publications management, and applications to specific technical fields.

Career Opportunities

Editors

Lisa Sanchez from The Nines
Thao Tran from Voltcave
4 reviews
plan, coordinate, revise, or edit written material. May review proposals and drafts for possible publication.
$73910
Bachelor's degree
Personality Match

Interest Match

Technical Writers

Karthik Subramanian from
10 reviews
write technical materials, such as equipment manuals, appendices, or operating and maintenance instructions. May assist in layout work.
$78590
Associate's degree
Strong job growth
Personality Match

Interest Match

Communications Professors

Heather Hayes, MA from Pace University
Kirk Hazlett from The University of Tampa
2 reviews
teach courses in communications, such as organizational communications, public relations, radio/television broadcasting, and journalism. Includes both teachers primarily engaged in teaching and those who do a combination of teaching and research.
$80940
Master's degree
Strong job growth
High job satisfaction
Personality Match

Interest Match


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