Business Writing Certificate
At a Glance
Credits: 30 contact hours, 3.0 CEUs
Required Courses: 5
Discounts: Register for all courses in the certificate at once and receive 10 percent off for a total of $1,890. (Call the Information Center at 612-624-4000 for this option.)
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Schedule: Day courses
Customized training: Courses can be tailored to meet your needs and brought on site to your location. Visit customized training or call 612-625-4207 for more information.
Effective written communication is a core competency in most, if not all, organizations. In addition to demonstrating an understanding of the mechanics of good writing, our Business Writing Certificate will help you clearly communicate in a way that avoids misunderstandings, conveys information in an appropriate manner and tone, and gains support for your positions.
- Write clearly, concisely, and persuasively
- Use advanced editing and proofreading strategies
- Write effectively for the web
- Write persuasive business proposals
- Develop written policies and procedures
Business Writing Certificate Courses
Enroll in an upcoming business writing course by selecting a course from the list below. To complete this certificate program you will choose five of the courses listed.
|Business Writing Courses (30 contact hours)||Cost|
|Advanced Editing and Proofreading Strategies (6 hours)||$420|
|Business Grammar Update (6 hours)||$420|
|Foundations in Business Writing (6 hours)||$420|
|Technical Writing (6 hours)||$420|
|Writing Business Reports and Proposals (6 hours)||$420|
|Writing for the Web (6 hours)||$420|
|Writing for Social Media (6 hours)||$420|
|Writing Policies and Procedures (6 hours)||$420|
Not interested in a certificate? Courses can be taken individually as well. Additional topics include business analysis, communication and personal development, human resource management, and leadership and management. Visit the professional development web page to view all courses.