Academic Catalog

Writing Minor


21 total credits; 12 must be 300+ level

WRIT 250Introduction to Creative Writing3.00
WRIT 303Introduction to Rhetoric3.00
Writing in Genres
Select one of the following:3.00
Advanced Creative Writing: Nonfiction
Nature Writing
Advanced Creative Writing: Fiction
Advanced Creative Writing: Poetry
Advanced Creative Writing: Cross-genre
Writing and Rhetoric
Select one of the following:3.00
English Grammar
Technical Writing
Grant Writing
The Literary Magazine
Advanced Rhetoric: Theory and Practice
Environmental Advocacy in Digital Communities
Language, Narrative and Unconscious Bias
Special Topics in Rhetoric
Writing and Well-being
Senior Year Experience
Select one of the following:3.00
The Writer's Portfolio
Writing Internship 1
Select six credits of the following:6.00
Contemporary Topics in Writing
Special Topics in Writing
Three elective credits may be selected from the following:
Language, Power, and Identity
News Writing and Reporting
Digital Storytelling and Social Media
Writing for Stage and Screen
Methods of Legal Research and Writing
Computer Applications for Productivity
Any 300+ ENGL course
Total Hours21.00

Must be 3 credits if taken to fulfill the Senior Year Experience.

12 credits must be taken in courses at the 300 or 400 level.

All minors must complete one course infused with Center for Undergraduate Research, Scholarship and Creative Activity (URSCA).  This High-Impact Practice is in required courses in the minor.