Lorna Partington Walsh owns editing company Ideal Type, LLC.

Class of 2016, Professional Sequence in Editing
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Online Availability

This program can be completed completely online.


Duration of Study

Most students complete the curriculum in one-and-a-half years.


Estimated Cost


Offering proficiency in copyediting, line editing and developmental editing, the Professional Sequence in Editing is the ideal training for those with a passion for fine-tuning the written word. The curriculum builds from grammar and usage to editing for various goals and audiences and culminates in the art of substantive editing to refine an author's style.

Courses are taught by working professionals with years of experience. Whether you want to begin a rewarding editing career, rise to a management position in publishing or apply editing expertise in a related profession, the program can help turn your editorial sensibilities into marketable skills.