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Undergraduate Catalog | 2022-2023 
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Technical/Professional Writing, Minor

Minor Requirements

The Minor in Technical/Professional Writing consists of 21 credit hours of coursework.


ENGL 2116  is a prerequisite for some courses in the minor. Students should declare the minor before trying to enroll in ENGL 2116  to assure a place in the course.

Elective Technical/Scientific Courses (6 credit hours)

Select two of the following courses from the 2000-4000 level in a technical or scientific discipline that cannot also count towards General Education Requirements:


Students may request permission to take other appropriate courses from the Technical/Professional Writing Program Coordinator. 

Total = 21 Credit Hours


The Department of English allows English majors who minor in Children’s Literature and Childhood Studies, Diverse Literatures and Cultural Studies, Linguistics, or Technical/Professional Writing to count only two courses from the minor toward fulfillment of the major degree requirements.

Grade Requirements

A GPA of 2.0 or above in all English courses taken is required for graduation.