Writing and Communications Area of Study

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Communicate with Confidence

Strong writing and communication are essential skills for the successful professional. Communication skills are listed as necessary in nearly 50% of jobs locally and globally and are the number-one skill sought after by the top 10 companies in the United States. 

The University of Minnesota offers comprehensive programs to boost your confidence and capability to deliver clear and compelling messages to your intended audience.

Complete a full certificate or take an individual course—it's up to you!

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