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Certificate Program

Certificate in Editing

Program Highlights

Man smiling and editing on a laptop.

Secure foundational skills while learning about the latest trends and technologies to help prepare you for a career in the publishing industry.

You will gain foundational editing skills and discuss new trends and technologies to help prepare for a career in the publishing industry. In addition to core courses focused on manuscript editing, students have the opportunity to learn about the emerging technologies and marketing tools that dramatically affect publishing professionals today. The University of Chicago is home to The Chicago Manual of Style, an authoritative resource used widely in the publishing industry. Learn The Chicago Manual of Style from the university that invented it.

Designed For

Designed to prepare individuals to enter the publishing industry and to help current editing professionals build skills and knowledge for career advancement.

Offered by the University of Chicago and conferred by (opens in new tab) Graham School of Continuing Liberal and Professional Studies.

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At a Glance

9–12 months Part-time
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