Creative Writing and Literature Major Requirements

Required Courses



300-level Writing Workshops
Choose 69 Credits
Writing workshops train in various genres and include poetry, fiction, and cross-genre. Workshops require the regular submission of original work for critique, oral presentation, and editing.

300-level Literature Seminars
Choose 36 Credits
Literature seminars examine selected writers' works, topics, or periods in literary history and require critical papers in standard academic format.

400-level Writing Workshops
Choose 69 Credits

400-level Literature Seminars
Choose 36 Credits

Writers in Community

Professional Development
Choose 3 Credits
Professional Development courses connect students to a vocation and career path.


Total Credits: 36