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Undergraduate Catalog | 2018-2019 
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English, Creative Writing Concentration, B.A.

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Admission Requirements

Freshmen and Transfers

  • Minimum GPA:  2.0
  • Declaration of Major:  Change of Major forms accepted year-round; students must make an advising appointment during SOAR and when declaring the major
  • Transferable Credit Hours:  24

Degree Requirements

Students in the major must complete a minimum of 36 credit hours in English courses, including 12 credit hours at the 4000-level.

General Education Courses (37-41 credit hours)

For details on required courses, refer to the General Education Program .

Foreign Language Courses

Competency in a foreign language at the intermediate level, certified either through placement exam or coursework at the 2000-level, is required.

Major Courses (21 credit hours)

Intermediate Creative Writing Course (3 credit hours)

Select one of the following:

Literature Courses (6 credit hours)

Select one course from two of the following categories:

Restricted Elective Courses (15 credit hours)

Students select fifteen additional credit hours in ENGL courses at the 2000-level or above.

Unrestricted Elective Courses

As needed.

Degree Total = 120 Credit Hours

Grade Requirements

A GPA of 2.0 or above in all English courses above the 1000-level is required for graduation.


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