Missouri State University

Missouri State University

Writing

Address:

Missouri State University

Springfield, MO 65897

United States

Phone:

1-417-836-5335

Fax:

1-417-836-6966

Program Information

Degree Offered:

M.A. - Writing 1. Rhetoric and Composition 2. Technical and Professional Writing

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The program is designed to develop research methods used to study the teaching of writing and the practice of writing in business and industry; to improve students' professional writing skills; to train effective writing teachers and effective professional writers; to collaborate with area schools, businesses, and industry on issues related to written communication and literacy.

Accreditation:

Missouri State University is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (HLC) to award baccalaureate, masters, specialist, and doctorate degrees. Special accreditations are also held by units within the university.

Facts & Figures

Financial Aid: Yes

International Financial Aid: Yes

# of Credits Required: 32-36

Average Cost per Credit (Graduate): $247 Missouri residents, $494 non-Missouri residen USD

Classification: Master's College or University I

Locale: Midsize City

Size & Settings: 20,000-39,999