Creative Writing Minor


The Creative Writing Minor is designed for those who wish to supplement their major academic work in another discipline by developing their interest or talent in writing fiction, poetry, or creative prose. The minor requires six courses (18 s.h.): two core courses and four elective courses (workshop and/or independent study courses).

Required Courses (6 s.h.)

COMP 150: Introduction to Creative Writing
LING 210: Traditional Grammar: English

Elective Courses (12 s.h.): Choose four of the following

COMP 211: Writing About Nature and the Environment
COMP 260: Poetry Workshop
COMP 270: Fiction Workshop
COMP 275: Creative Non-Fiction Workshop
COMP 294: Special Topics in Composition
COMP 310: Screen Writing
COMP 350: Writing Practicum
COMP 394: Special Topics in Composition
COMP 397: Internship, by advisement only
COMP 399: Independent Study
LING 215: Introduction to Editing and Publishing
LITR 285: Autobiography, Gender and Culture

See current College Catalog for prerequisites and other College regulations.