MSU Denver

Effective writing is a valuable skill that is necessary to succeed and advance in most professions. Individuals are recognized for their ability to successfully communicate their ideas to leadership, clients, and coworkers.

We offer two Professional Writing courses: Writing Principles and Writing for Digital Media. You can take just one class, or you can take both.

These short classes are fully online and self-paced. In just six weeks, you will develop important skills needed to communicate more effectively.

Professional Writing Courses

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Writing Principles

If you are unsure about your ability to write an effective document, this course will improve your skills and boost your confidence.

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Writing for Digital Media

You will learn to differentiate between digital media types, formats, platforms and explore ways to identify and interact with the audience.

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Dates of Courses

Fall 2023 schedule

Writing Principles runs September 1 – October 13, 2023. Students must register by September 13, 2023.

Writing for Digital Media runs November 1 – December 13, 2023. Students must register by November 13, 2023.


Each course costs $425, with a $35 transaction fee per payment. No books are required for this course.

What do I receive after I pass the course?

After successful completion of each course, you will receive a digital badge that will be embedded with the competencies learned. This badge can be added to your resume, LinkedIn page, portfolio, or even share it with your current or future employer.

Contact us

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Phone: 303-615-1234

Office Location:
Jordan Student Success Building
3rd Floor – #330
Auraria Campus

Mailing Address:
MSU Denver
Innovative and Lifelong Learning
P.O. Box 173362
Campus Box 6
Denver, CO 80217-3362