Improve communication through writing

Refine writing skills and marketability

Written Literate Practice

Offered by: English

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Enhance your writing skills and marketability with SRU's Written Literate Practice, Certificate


Slippery Rock University's Written Literate Practice, Certificate is a 12-credit, online program that introduces students to diverse writing practices through rhetorical, digital, historical, and linguistic frameworks. The Letter of Completion can be applied to the 30 credit, Master of Arts in English.


SRU's Written Literate Practice, Certificate:

  • 100% online courses
  • Convenient and flexible scheduling
  • Experience in digital writing and contemporary publishing
  • Faculty with Quality Matters expertise in online instructional design

All faculty have doctoral degrees and are committed to teaching excellence.


Attention: To apply for admission, please use the following link to apply now.

  • $25 Application Fee
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