Professional and Technical Writing

The Professional and Technical Writing (PTW) program (Plan G) has developed a strong, positive reputation—locally, regionally, and nationally—for preparing students comprehensively for both academic and industry careers. Learn why our program is right for you. Whether you are a part-time or a full-time student, our program offers multiple options: The program’s courses blend theory and practice that offer the avant-garde teaching methods in professional writing and technical communication to prepare students for careers in industry or to guide them into their doctoral studies. We encourage any interested student to apply and take advantage of assistantships, fellowships, and internships.

Contact Person

Professor Rachel Spilka
spilka@uwm.edu
Curtin Hall 594

Professional and Technical Writing Emeriti

NameTitleEmailphoneOffice
Alred, GeraldProfessor Emeritus Curtin Hall 439