Writing for the Web - Technical & Digital Writing Certificate

As organizations increasingly rely on digital mediums to convey their messages, enhancing your writing skills in this area is more important than ever. It could mean a competitive edge in your profession or help you stand out against other candidates! Whether you're looking to prepare for a career in technical writing, digital marketing, or to just improve your competency in creating relatable content for digital platforms, this certificate can you help you hone your craft.

The Technical & Digital Writing Certificate will help you: learn and enhance your writing skills in social media content, web pages, and emergent technological spaces  improve your technical writing, including: fundamentals of technical and scientific communication, introduction to the Adobe Creative Suite, and common technical writing genres understand the theory and principles behind digital and technical writing skills.

This certificate is: Fully online (no class meeting times) Only two 8-week courses can be completed in just four months.

You'll receive:

  • Learning facilitated by an expert in this area Instructor feedback and guidance on weekly course assignments and projects
  • Meaningful coursework designed to improve both your understanding and skills
  • Course content you can access on your own schedule, so long as you meet deadlines


  • Technical Writing | January 20, 2021 - March 13, 2021 | Online | Fee $599.00
    Required Text: Technical Communication, 12th edition, Mike Markel & Stuart A. Selber
  • Digital Writing | March 15, 2021 - May 8, 2021 | Online | Fee $599.00 

Note: Participants who successfully complete both courses will receive the certificate.


Credit seeking students should email conted@uwsuper.edu