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Professional Writing and Rhetoric, B.A.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
Charlotte, NC, United States
With the Bachelor of Arts in Professional Writing and Rhetoric at Queens University of Charlotte you can develop skills in writing and storytelling across all media to be prepared for a career as a professional writer.
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Overview

In virtually every study of the skills that are most in demand by employers, effective writing is at or near the top of the list. No matter how technology advances, any organization will always require good writers. The Professional Writing and Rhetoric major at Queens University of Charlotte responds to this need. 

Learning outcomes

You'll develop skills in writing and storytelling across all media, and you'll be prepared for a career as a professional writer in many different settings. This major will strengthen not only writing, but your understanding of the science behind writing.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    120 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Introduction to Professional Writing
  • Composition Theory Practicum
  • Digital Media Production
  • Topics in Advanced Rhetoric

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    79

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120.

  • Minimum required score:

    6

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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General Requirements

  • Online application
  • Official high school transcript
  • Official SAT or ACT scores
  • Letters of recommendation

Tuition Fee

  • International

    34438 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 34438 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    34438 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 34438 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Charlotte

  • 1133 - 2060 USD/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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