The creative writing minor prepares you for opportunities in many writing genres, including screen writing, creative non-fiction and magazine and feature writing. Students will hone their skills in bringing their creative writing and poetry into publishable form.

The minor in creative writing can be completed 100% online.

Degree information shown on this page is based on the 2017-19 Undergraduate Catalog.

Creative Writing Course Requirements (18 hours)

  • Digital Filmmaking 340 Writing the Screenplay OR
  • Digital Filmmaking 324 Workshop in Playwriting
English 205 Introduction to Poetry and Fiction Writing 3
English 310 Poetry Writing 3
English 335 Creative Writing 3
English 401 Creative Non-Fiction 3
English 420 Reading as a Creative Writer 3