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Prepare for a career that bridges the relationships between people and technical systems.

The M.S. is a 33-hour program that empowers students for careers in web design, UX, software documentation, medical communication, usability and more. Led by our nationally-recognized faculty in the heart of North Carolina’s growing tech region, our program will help you hone your expertise as a user advocate and information developer.

Degree Requirements

We’ve designed our 33-hour program to meet your needs. Core courses (15 hours) will give you a critical understanding of the role of communication in science and technology, as well as practical competence in communication techniques. Electives (18 hours) allow you to customize your studies to pursue your specific interests.

Program Outcomes

An M.S. in Technical Communication degree can help launch or grow your career in the rapidly-changing high-tech world we live in. It can position you to advance into a management role. Or it can prepare you for doctoral education such as NC State’s interdisciplinary Communication, Rhetoric and Digital Media program.

Job titles for recent alumni include:

Instructional Designer
Senior Vice President, Experience Design
Technical Writer
Contract Negotiator
Vice President for Sales and Marketing
Information Developer
Data Analyst
Senior Content Editor
Testing Technician
Marketing Writer

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College of Humanities and Social Sciences

Öğrenim seçenekleri

Full Time (33 saat)

Okul ücreti
US$30,081.00 (TRY 405,022) Yıllık
Başlangıç tarihi

Planlanan Ağustos 2022


College of Humanities and Social Sciences

106 Caldwell Hall,

Campus Box 8101,


North Carolina,

27695, United States

Giriş koşulları

Uluslararası öğrenciler için

Our students have undergraduate degrees in the humanities as well as the technical, natural and social sciences.

Provide Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) with a total score of at least 80 on the Internet-based Test (iBT). Minimum test scores for each section:

Listening: 18 points
Reading: 18 points
Writing: 18 points Speaking: 18 points for admission, 23 points for TA appointment where TA has direct verbal interactions with students, 26 points for TA appointment where TA presents lectures in the class or laboratory

The maximum total score for the iBT is 120 with each section worth 30 points.

Provide International English Language Testing System (IELTS) scores with an overall band score of at least 6.5. Minimum test scores for each section are listed below:

Listening: 6.5
Reading: 6.5
Writing: 6.5
Speaking: 6.5 for admission, 7.0 for TA appointment

Computer-based TOEFL scores must be 213 or higher (with at least 17 on three sections and no section score below 13). The paper-based test requires a score of 550 or higher (with scores of 50 on at least two of the three sections and no section score below 45).

Application Deadlines and Details

Fall: June 15

Seçtiğiniz bölüme bağlı olarak farklı IELTS koşulları olabilir.


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