MS in Professional and Technical Communication
Whether it be chats and blogs, text messages and wikis, or iPhone apps and social networks, the way we communicate with each other both socially and professionally has revolutionized technical communications. If you’d like to master the skills of new media communication which you’ll need to work in technical communications, this degree is for you. The 30-credit degree teaches students the information science and the communication skills they’ll need to compete in the global marketplace. The people who can master the new communication systems and social networks are the ones who’ll get the jobs across all sorts of organizations, and that’s precisely what this degree program prepares you to do.
You’ll take courses in master digital media, e-media design, social networks and web design as well as technical writing and web-supported public speaking. What makes this program leading edge is not just the technological savvy of NJIT and the new media technologies it uses. What gives us the edge is that NJIT integrates all of this into a student-centered learning environment.