Minor in Professional Writing Write with Purpose: Elevate Your Words with Liberty’s Online Minor in Professional Writing


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Transfer in up to 75% of the minor total

Strong communication skills are a necessity in every career. With Liberty University’s online Minor in Professional Writing, you will enhance your professional, academic, and personal writing skills. Our courses are designed to help you better understand a range of writing skills from modern grammar to advanced expository writing. You can learn to enlighten and motivate readers with your written pieces.

Professors for your Minor in Professional Writing courses will encourage you to think like a professional writer as you identify, analyze, and correct errors in your writing. Through this understanding, you can take your writing to the next level.

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  • Transfer in up to 75% of an Undergrad Degree
  • Transfer in up to 50% of a Grad/Doctoral Degree

A Minor in Professional Writing is an excellent addition to any bachelor’s degree program at Liberty University. You will feel confident in your educational journey as you pursue your passion and prepare for your future. All of the classes within our Minor in Professional Writing are taught by experienced professors who hold a Christian worldview.

Our Minor in Professional Writing is offered entirely online, allowing you to remain active in your job, with your family, and in your community without the worry of having to take courses on our campus. Whether you are pursuing a degree in business, history, psychology, or any field in between, Liberty’s Minor in Professional Writing will provide you with a valuable skill set that will set you apart from others.

Liberty University’s Minor in Professional Writing is 15 credit hours and offered completely online. In addition to foundational courses, you will have the opportunity to choose 2 courses from a list of options including Technical Writing for the Professions, Writing as Cultural Engagement, Editing for Publishing, and more. You can choose the classes that interest you the most or are most aligned with your career objectives.

Our Minor in Professional Writing is an excellent option for students in any degree. Some degrees that can especially benefit from this minor include our Bachelor of Science in Early Childhood Education Interdisciplinary Studies, Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice, and Bachelor of Science in Business Administration – Strategic Marketing Management.

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Your success is our success, which is why we are committed to providing quality academics at an affordable tuition rate. While other colleges are increasing their tuition, we have frozen tuition rates for the majority of our undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral programs for the past 9 years – and counting.

To continue our mission of providing affordable education, electronic textbooks are provided for all undergraduate courses at no cost to you. As a full-time student, this could save you an estimated $800-2,000 per year on textbooks!

Undergraduate Full Time $390/Credit
Undergraduate Part Time $455/Credit
Military Undergraduate $250/Credit

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Liberty University is dedicated to providing world-class educational experiences to military students across the globe.

Who May Qualify?

  • Active Duty
  • Reserve/National Guard
  • Veterans/Retirees
  • Spouses of Service Members and Veterans/Retirees
  • Current Department of Defense Employees

Available Benefits:

  • Tuition discounts – $250 per credit hour for undergraduate courses
  • Additional discount for veterans who service in a civilian capacity as a First Responder (less than $565 per course)*
  • 8-week courses, 8 different start dates each year, and no set login times (may exclude certain courses such as practicums, internships, or field experiences)
  • Potential college credit for military training

*Not applicable to certificates.