Program Requirements

Hours: 21

Minor Courses - 6 hours

COM 200Intro to Communication Theory (3) LAS

COM 300Advanced Composition (3) LAS

Minor and/or Cognate Courses - 15 hours

Choose five courses from the following:

COM 380Newswriting I (3) LAS

COM 385Newswriting II (3) LAS

COM 388Feature Writing (3) LAS

ENG 370Creative Writing: Poetry (3) LAS

ENG 371Seminar in Creative Writing: Poetry (3) LAS

ENG 372Creative Writing: Fiction (3) LAS

ENG 441ZAdvanced Creative Writing (3)

Choose other upper level writing courses as available and appropriate

(Students are also expected to contribute to campus publications including Dateline and Lions-on-Line.)

Minimum grade of "C" in all courses in the minor.

Residency requirement: 6 hours

***Effective July 1, 2014, the College of Mount St. Joseph became Mount St. Joseph University. Any reference within the catalog to the College will be understood to be a reference to Mount St. Joseph University after July 1, 2014, unless otherwise noted.***