People in this occupation have different educational requirements, depending on their specialization. Most recent entrants have a university degree; others have some other post-secondary qualification. Technical writers usually require a university degree in an area of specialization such as computer science or engineering. Copywriters usually require a university degree or college diploma in English, French, marketing or another discipline. Creative writers may take creative writing programs offered by universities and colleges. Most people in this occupation require talent and ability, as demonstrated by a portfolio of work, in order to be hired.
High School Diploma