Students become well-grounded in theories and vocabularies of writing in a variety of situations and for different intentions.
Students can select diverse writing disciplines such as screenwriting, brand storytelling, editing, grant writing and fiction.
Majors in English, philosophy, history, women's and gender studies, journalism and communication all find the minor valuable, as do students who intend to pursue graduate work in any of those fields or to go to law school. Job candidacy in almost any field can be enhanced with a writing minor.
All students in the Writing minor take Introduction to Creative Writing and The Art of Persuasion and then choose their own path from a variety of electives, including:
View the course catalog for the writing minor.
Strong writing skills are crucial for almost any field, but especially marketing, communications, law, academia, business and education.
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