Professional Writing

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Professional Writing

Bachelor of Arts (BA)

Work Experience Double Major Minor

Gain the type of practical experience highly sought after by prospective employers while studying forms of written expression that inform and shape our culture.


Program Information

The Professional Writing program offers students the opportunity to develop the analytic and critical skills needed to keep pace with cultural, social and technological transformation in the contemporary world. Integrating theory and practice through a structured curriculum, the program consists of courses offered by the Writing Department in the Faculty of Liberal Arts and Professional Studies, and Seneca@York's School of Media Studies.

Degree Information

Campus: Keele
Faculty:  Liberal Arts and Professional Studies
Degree:   Bachelor of Arts (BA)
Degree Options: Double Major, Minor, Single Major

3, 4 yrs

Experiential Education

Research / Other Activities

Honours Option




Degree Overview

Career Options

Our Professional Writing program fosters a versatile and adaptive approach to writing, responding directly to the needs of professional writing industries and other industries which seek out skillful and accomplished writers. You will develop and hone skills and acquire perspectives that will lead you along various career paths.


Communications Specialist Copywriter Digital Media Professional
Media Professional (Journalist, Editor) Publisher Technical Writer