Writing Minor


The Minor in Writing is designed to expose students to a variety of types of writing, to sharpen their writing skills, and to develop critical faculties. The Writing Minor requires three courses within the English program and supplements them with courses from Communication Arts, each introducing students to writing in other professional contexts.

Group I (12 credits). Required Courses:
ENG 208 Writing Non-Fiction Person writing on a notebook with a pencil
ENG 309 Advanced Non-Fiction Workshop
ENG 311 Advanced Poetry Workshop
ENG 312 Advanced Fiction Workshop

Group II (6 credits). Two courses selected from:
CA 209 Communication Skills in Business
CA 210 Introduction to Journalism
CA 213 Writing for Public Relations
CA 310 Writing for Broadcast Media
CA 326 Advanced Journalism