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Writing Minor

The following is an overview of courses associated with this minor. We encourage you to speak with a faculty representative during your on-campus visit for detailed information about your specific program interests.

For an official description of courses and degree requirements, please reference our academic catalog.

Writing Minor Core Courses

  • ENG 240 Advanced Composition
  • JMC 200 Basic Reporting I
  • JMC 210 Basic Reporting II
  • JMC 290 Newspaper Practicum
  • JMC 305 Publication Design
  • JMC 310 Editing

Complete one of the following courses:

  • ENG 145 Introduction to Creative Writing  
  • ENG 249 Creative Non-Fiction Writing 
  • ENG 251 Travel Writing 

Complete one of the following courses:

  • ENG 245 Fiction Writing I 
  • ENG 247 Poetry Writing I 

Complete one of the following courses:

  • ENG 345 Fiction Writing II 
  • ENG 347 Poetry Writing ii 

Complete two courses from the following:

  • JMC 290 Literary Journal Practicum
  • JMC 290 Newspaper Practicum
  • JMC 290 Broadcast/Video Practicum

Recommended Electives:

  • CS 116 Web Design and Development
  • JMC 240 Photography and Visual Communication
  • JMC 390 Internship 



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