Technical Communication at NIU

Technical Communication at NIU

NIU's Department of English provides many opportunities in professional and technical communication. We offer courses in the practice and theory of professional and technical writing, courses in professional writing research, and courses that introduce students to industry professionals. In addition, many students serve internships in writing, editing, or training. Graduates go on to careers in software and hardware documentation, Web design, publishing, editing, corporate training, community affairs, public relations, and more.

Undergraduate Courses in Professional and Technical Communication

Graduate Certificate in Technical Writing

M.A. in English with a Concentration in Professional Writing  



NIU Chapter of the STC

Institute for Professional Development

Frequently Asked Questions

For More Information Contact: Philip Eubanks, Associate Professor,