The Post-Baccalaureate Diploma (PBD) in Professional Writing is intended as a program option designed to provide students with a comprehensive education in the nature, contexts, and practice of the specialized types of writing which occur in professional contexts. Students applying for admission must have an honours undergraduate degree with a GPA of 8.0 or higher. To be eligible for admissions, applicants must present a statement of purpose and a sample of their academic or professional writing and have permission of the Professional Writing Program.