:: Technical Communication Industry Certificate - Mastery Level FAQ

Technical Communication Industry Certificate - Mastery Level FAQ

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How long will it take me to complete the course?

Depending on the amount of time you devote to the program, it can be completed within 3 months or less. You may take as much time as you need up to 10 months. Importance Notice: If you are enrolled after 9/1/2014 the enrollment period will decrease to eight months. Enrollments prior to the 9/1/14 date will be grandfathered to the 10 month enrollment time frame.

If I don’t complete the course in the one year allotted time frame what can I do?

Students are provided the above listed time frame to complete the program. In the event a student does not complete the course in the allotted time students will be required to re-enroll in the program.

How is the program administered?

The entire program is delivered through the identified textbook and companion website available to you 24/7 from your own individual student login page that is provided when you sign up for the course.

You can take quizzes directly from the website, and download the resources that are provided as part of the program.

What types of assessments are involved?

Evaluation of your performance will be based on:

  • Individual quizzes
  • Online practice exercises
  • Hands-on activities
  • Completed assignments
  • All other required deliverables

Are there any required books for the course?

Yes, we will be using a required book at a total cost of approximately $250 along with its companion website. This book can be used as a valuable reference after the course has been completed.

Outside of tuition and book fees are there any other costs involved?

No other fees are assessed.

How do I obtain a certificate?

Please contact the Program Coordinator to request a gold seal certificate of completion.
A certificate may take up to 5-7 days to process in order to confirm completion of the program and allow for processing time for the certificate.

Will the certificate be from the University of Texas?

The certificate awarded will be a gold seal certificate from The University of Texas, Professional Development Center.

What are the advantages of taking this course online?

Always accessible...on demand…single login…easy to manage…work at your own pace…these are just a few of the many advantages.

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