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Job Outlook

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  2. Apply Now
  3. Faculty/Staff
  4. Contact Us
  5. About Us
  6. Campus Employment
  7. Career Outlook
  8. Co-Curricular Opportunities
  9. Internships
  10. D.C. Semester
  11. Study Abroad

Job Outlook

Professional writers create content for a variety of media and industries. The following is a
partial list of the jobs available in our field:

  • Marketing and Social Media Specialists
  • Copy Writers
  • Content Strategists and Web Writers
  • Technical Writers
  • Instructional Designers
  • Grant Writers
  • Editors
  • Usability and User Experience Specialists

The Professional Writing program will give you the skills to obtain numerous writing and editing
jobs throughout your career.

Campus Writing Opportunities

Students also frequently work on campus in departments that need content creators. These
departments include The Writing Center, Public Relations, Center for Teaching and Learning,
Cedars student newspaper, Marketing, Information Technology, and Career Services. Students
are able to gain valuable workplace experience and typically leave these positions with excellent
portfolio pieces.