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Credits Required for Graduation
46 Quarter Hours
Today’s growing amount of technical and scientific data has created a demand for technical communication professionals who can convey clear, concise, and accurate information to a variety of audiences through technical writing. Northeastern is meeting that demand by offering a Master of Science in Technical Communication to help prepare you for a role as a technical writer, usability expert, content strategist, or technical trainer.
With a Master of Science in Technical Communication, you will have the unique opportunity to:
Northeastern University’s technical communication degree program enables you to create the educational experience that best meets your career and life goals. Recognized as a top-50-research university, we offer a dynamic learning environment, fueled, informed, and inspired by professionally-oriented, hands-on study.
Experiential learning. Industry-aligned coursework. Flexible study options. Our technical communication degree gives you access to a global network of faculty practitioners, corporate partners, distinguished alumni, and fellow students. Together, these form the cornerstone of a technical communication master's that’s innovative, yet relevant; practical, yet transformative.