Professional Writing Minor

The Professional Writing undergraduate minor provides students an opportunity to complement their major courses with classes and experiences in Professional Writing. Students will have opportunities to develop professional design and research skills through composing written, visual, and multimedia materials for print and digital environments.

Students enrolled in the minor will be introduced to foundational principles of professional writing, research in professional writing, digital publishing, and more. Students will also gain professional workplace experience by completing an internship and corresponding seminar as part of the minor. Students interested in adding a Professional Writing minor should contact their adviser and the Director of Professional Writing, Dr. Jennifer Bay; jbay@purdue.edu.

Professional Writing Scholarships