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Bachelor of Arts in Creative Writing

Creative Writing Major Requirements - 38-40 Credits

Requirements
Prefix Number Course Credit Hours
CWR 201 Introduction to Creative Writing 3
ENG 250 Exploration in Literature 3
Three courses from the following:
CWR 370 Techniques of Creative Nonfiction 3
CWR 375 Techniques of Poetry 3
CWR 380 Techniques of Fiction 3
CWR 385 Playwriting 3
CWR 390 Special Topics in Creative Writing 3
Two courses from the following:
CWR 470 Advanced Writing Workshop-Creative Nonfiction 3
CWR 475 Advanced Writing Workshop-Poetry 3
CWR 480 Advanced Writing Workshop-Fiction 3
Three 205+ English courses 9
One additional 205+ course in English, Communications, or a related field (with consent) 3
Capstone Experience 5-6
CWR 499 Senior Thesis (Mandatory) 3
CWR 490 or 495 Literary Editing/Creative Writing Internsip 3 or 2
 

Creative Writing Minor Requirements - 21 Credits

Requirements
Prefix Number Course Credit Hours
CWR 201 Introduction to Creative Writing 3
Two courses from the following:
CWR 370 Techniques of Creative Nonfiction 3
CWR 375 Techniques of Poetry 3
CWR 380 Techniques of Fiction 3
CWR 385 Playwriting 3
CWR 390 Special Topics in Creative Writing 3
One course from the following:
CWR 470 Advanced Writing Workshop-Creative Nonfiction 3
CWR 475 Advanced Writing Workshop-Poetry 3
CWR 480 Advanced Writing Workshop-Fiction 3
Two English electives at the 205+ level 6
One further elective in CWR, ENG, or a related field (with consent)
This could include the course CWR 490 (by consent of instructor)
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