Flexible Curriculum - Choose from Three Unique Concentrations  Hands-on Experience - In a Dynamic and Growing Profession

Our Program

Are you a writer, editor or social media junkie? A degree from UW-Stout in Professional Communication and Emerging Media offers a variety of career paths for people who are interested in creating and delivering content that is tailored for specific audiences.

The core of our program includes courses in:

  • Document Design
  • Convergent Communication
  • Usability Design and Testing
  • Digital Storytelling
  • Writing for the Internet
  • Transnational Professional Communication
  • Foreign Language/Global Experience

Three Concentrations:

  • Technical Communication: content management, search engine optimization, user-centered design
  • Applied Journalism: content repurposing, multimedia publishing, trade and industry journals
  • Digital Humanities: big data, geospatial mapping, textual analysis, visualizations
Graduate program:

M.S. Degree in Technical and Professional Communication

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  Mitchell Ogden
  Program Director

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