English Minors (12 credits)

English Minor (12 credits)

The Minor in English consists of four courses totaling 12 credits, planned as one of three options listed below. ENG 111 and ENG 121 do not count toward the Minor in English. The English Minor is open to all majors (except English).

Literature Minor (12 credits)

Students must take one 200-level ENG course (3 credits) and three 300/400-level ENG courses (9 credits). One 300/400-level ENW course in Writing may be substituted for a 300/400-level ENG course in Literature.

Professional Writing Minor (12 credits)

Students must take ENW 217 (Editing and Proofreading, 3 credits) and two of the following ENW courses (3 credits each): ENW 303 (Creative Nonfiction Writing), ENW 304 (Nonprofit Grant Writing), ENW 305 (Professional Writing). The fourth course may be any 300/400-level elective in Professional Writing, Creative Writing, or Literature (3 credits).

Creative Writing Minor (12 credits)

Students must take ENW 210 (Introduction to Creative Writing, 3 credits) and two of the following three ENW courses (3 credits each): ENW 301 (Poetry Writing), ENW 302 (Fiction Writing), ENW 308 (Playwriting). The fourth course may be any 300/400-level elective in Creative Writing, Professional Writing, or Literature (3 credits).