Publishing & Professional Writing Certificate

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The Certificate in Publishing and Professional Writing will:

  • Help you succeed in the workplace
  • Supplement any major, including English
  • Add a credential that improves your career prospects
  • Train you to write clearly, coherently, and concisely
  • Enhance your ability to write for different purposes
  • Build an e-portfolio that exhibits your writing skills

Include at least 2 Workplace Writing courses (321, 322, 323, 324, 407) and no more than 1 grammar-focused course (236, 336)

Mickey Hess
Professor of English
Fine Arts 325

Degrees: B.A. University of Louisville; M.A.T. University of Louisville; Ph.D. University of Louisville

Mickey Hess is the co-author, with Buddha Monk, of The Dirty Version: On Stage, in the Studio, and in the Streets with Ol' DIrty Bastard (HarperCollins 2014). His other books include The Nostalgia Echo, Big Wheel at the Cracker Factory, and Is Hip Hop Dead? The Past, Present, and Future of America’s Most Wanted Music.