Welcome! You've found the online home of the Technical and Professional Communication online graduate programs, part of the ECU Department of English.
If you're looking for a graduate program or coursework in TPC, please explore these pages to learn more about our programs. You may also contact the TPC area coordinator, Brent Henze, with inquiries about our programs. If you're already a member of our community, welcome home!
In this website, you'll find information about all facets of our graduate programs in TPC: the application process, advising and registration, course offerings and curriculum, the MA comprehensive assessment project (CAP) guidelines, and information about graduation and beyond. You will also have access to the large and dynamic community of teachers, alumni, and fellow students in our programs.
We're not just an online program; we're an online community, and we look forward to working with you. Whether you're coming straight from an undergraduate degree or returning to college after many years, you'll find us a supportive academic community. Our graduate programs are well suited to students from a wide variety of backgrounds, including the arts and sciences, business, engineering, military service, education, and medicine.
If you're new to the technical communication field, rest assured: we'll support you in the transition to TPC. The academic and professional diversity of our students is one of our program's greatest strengths, and we look forward to learning from you as you learn to become a stronger, more versatile communicator.
See the side menus for program-related resources and news. See the top menu for further information about our programs. And please join us on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, and our program-wide social media space, TPC@ECU.
Again, we're glad you're here!