Rochester Institute of Technology

College of Applied Science and Technology

Training, Design and Assessment Advanced Certificate


One Lomb Memorial Drive

Rochester, NY 14623

United States



Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Training, Design and Assessment Advanced Certificate

Format: Online

Program Description:

Training design is a growing multidisciplinary communication field that requires understanding and skills in the development and use of text, graphic design, multimedia, and other techniques to enhance contemporary technical communication. Success in this field demands that the practitioner have superior writing skills, adeptness at selecting and using available and emerging media, and the ability to recognize excellence in the visual aspects of communication design. This program focuses on the information designer's use of technology to create documentation and to deliver information to the intended audience.

This advanced certificate program provides students with an opportunity to study and learn key aspects of contemporary information design theories, practices, and strategies. The program provides high-level study for those interested in the fields of technical communications, information design, marketing communication, and engineering and scientific communication.



Facts & Figures

Financial Aid: Yes

International Financial Aid: Yes

International Financial Aid Description: For graduate study, many of the 70 graduate programs offer assistantships. Additionally, more than 9,000 student jobs are available on campus each year.

# of Credits Required: 15

Classification: Master's College or University I

Loans Offered: Loans may be available. Applicants may apply by completing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). Candidates may work with RIT's Financial Aid Office to determine aid eligibility and funding options.

Locale: Large Suburb

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