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Technical Writer

What does a technical writer do?

Technical writers develop product manuals, how-to guides, website help sections, journal articles, and other content that distills technical information.

What do I need to get a technical writer job?

Towson University offers a Master’s degree in Professional Writing with a track in technical writing.

HCC’s AA degree in English provides the first two years of a Bachelor degree in English.  Students may transfer to a 4-year school to complete a Bachelor’s degree, then move into the MS program at Towson.

What is the median salary of a technical writer?

  • $70,240
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