Writing

  • student with professor

  • Program Designation: Minor

    Program Contact: Dr. Nancy G. McCabe

    Academic Division: Communication and the Arts

    Program Description:

    Our writing program will give you a background in a wide variety of writing types. We will help you develop language and organizational skills so you can function in creative and/or professional environments.

    Minor Requirements


    • Writing core courses - 6 Credits
    • Writing electives (two upper level) - 9 Credits

    Total Credits: 15


    Please be advised


    Please be advised that some programs or courses of study require that students complete rotations, fieldwork, internships/externships and/or teaching assignments at facilities external to the university, while other programs or courses of study may offer voluntary internships or externships at facilities external to the university. Depending on the program or course, such facilities will or may require a criminal background check, an act 33/34 clearance (if applicable), and perhaps a drug screen to determine participant qualification or eligibility. Additionally, in order to become licensed, many states will inquire as to whether the applicant has been convicted of a misdemeanor, a felony, or a felonious or illegal act associated with alcohol and/or substance abuse.