Lauren Halversen

Lauren Halversen

The Professional Writing and Rhetoric minor is a minor I think everyone needs! The courses helped me refine my communicating skills as well as create a polished professional writing portfolio before graduating. Introduction to Professional Writing was one of my favorite classes as I worked directly with a client, the Utah Dance Education Organization, on […]

Why Minor in Professional Writing and Rhetoric (PWR)?

It’s valuable:

Add a minor that helps you learn how to write, speak, and communicate effectively — in short, how to become a leader in your professional, public, and personal life. 

It’s flexible:

Choose from a variety of courses that suit your interests and career goals: professional writing, public speaking, digital communication, visual analysis, persuasion, and more.

It’s practical:

Supplement your major with the knowledge, skills, and experiences you need to communicate clearly, purposefully, and effectively.  

Set yourself apart,

whether you’re applying for jobs, pursuing graduate school, or looking to make an impact in your city, community, or family life.

Declare the PWR minor. Communicate with Power.