Professional Writing Certificate

About the Professional Writing Certificate

Picture yourself doing something amazing with your writing talents as you learn to weave captivating stories, craft persuasive marketing materials, and convey complex ideas clearly and engagingly. Our Professional Writing Certificate offers you the opportunity to sharpen your writing skills and set yourself up for success in a range of fields. If you dream of becoming a journalist, author, technical writer, or content marketer, this program has your back, providing you with the knowledge and experience to reach your goals.

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Why Study Professional Writing at CWU?

Taught by experienced writers, in the Professional Writing Certificate program at CWU, you will receive personalized attention and guidance throughout your studies, along with access to internships, workshops, professional writing examples, and networking opportunities.

We prepare you with the hard and soft skills needed to succeed in your career.

Where is this program offered?

How much does this program cost?

Explore information on Cost, Aid, and Value to make an informed decision about investing in your education at CWU.

Where can I find more information?

Please visit the CWU Academic Catalog for current information about admission requirements, course descriptions, learner outcomes, and credit information.


The Opportunities Are Endless

The English Department supports the student-run literary magazine—Manastash. They publish poems, short stories, critical essays, and creative non-fiction. Manastash, Volume 24, 2024 is seeking poetry, prose, hybrid work, and visual arts with a theme around "Humanity vs Machine (AI)".

Join the Creative Writing Club

Expand your community at Central Washington University by participating in clubs and activities. Meet your fellow Wildcats and gain knowledge outside of the classroom by joining the Creative Writing Club.

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