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Certificate in Professional Writing

The certificate program in Professional Writing serves several kinds of people:

  • those who wish to sharpen their publication skills
  • those who wish to master the fundamentals of editing and writing
  • those who want a career in some field of written communication

The program provides basic education for entry-level positions in:

  • journalism
  • public relations
  • information services
  • technical writing


If you have questions about course offerings and schedules, registration, fees, or deadlines:

Division for Non-Degree Studies
1000 Harris Hall
Campus Box 7313
Raleigh, NC 27695
(919) 515-2572
fax is 919-515-2376

If you have questions about course content, prerequisites, or other aspects of the certificate program:

Dr. Stacey Pigg, Director of the Certificate Program
Tompkins 131-D
Department of English
Box 8105, NCSU
Raleigh, NC 27695-8105