Writing Minor

A writing minor of 15 credit hours is offered for students who seek a career in creative writing or journalism, or who are pursuing professional goals that require the ability to analyze what they read and to communicate clearly and effectively.

Writing minors are required to take the following courses:

Code Course Credit
ENGL 302WI Writing: Exposition 3
ENGL 304WI Writing: Argumentation 3
At least three (3) additional courses from the following:
  • COMM 207WI, Newswriting
  • COMM 307WI, Advanced Reporting/Literary Journalism
  • ENGL 306WI, Creative Writing
  • ENGL 400, Linguistics
  • ENGL 402, English Grammar
  • ENGL 406WI, Advanced Creative Writing