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Literature | Creative Writing Minor

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    Battelle Tompkins, Room 237

    Rangel-Mullin, Rebecca
    Sr. Administrative Assistant

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Creative Writing (Minor)

Offered by the Department of Literature, College of Arts and Sciences.

Minor Requirements

  • 21 credit hours with grades of C or better, with a minimum of 12 credit hours at the 300-level or above, and at least 12 credit hours unique to the minor

Course Requirements

Required (6 credit hours)

Creative Writing Courses (9 credit hours)

Note: Any workshop in each genre can be taken up to two times.

9 credit hours from the following:

Additional Courses (6 credit hours)

  • 3 credit hours of any 200-level literature course (an upper-level literature course may be substituted with the approval of the Creative Writing advisor)
  • 3 credit hours of another literature course at the 300-level or above with permission of the Creative Writing advisor