MSU Billings Catalog

English Minor - Professional Writing Program of Study

Substitutions must be approved in writing by the chairperson, Department of English, Philosophy and Modern Languages.  WRIT 095 and WRIT 101 cannot be counted toward an English minor.

Required Courses
CRWR 240Intro Creative Writing Wrkshp *3
JRNL 270Reporting3
WRIT 220Business & Prof Writing *3
Subtotal9
Elective courses
Select 12 credits from the following courses. Special Topics courses may be offered on subjects such as grant writing, writing in the nonprofit world, editing, and so on. Check the Class Schedule for specific listings. Internships and independent study must be arranged with an instructor.12
Visual Rhetoric
History & Theory of Persuasion
Seminar/Workshop
Interm Nonfiction Workshop
Magazine Article Writing
Advanced Nonfiction Workshop
Special Topics
Seminar/Workshop
College Writing II *
Intermediate Tech Writing *
Seminar/Workshop
Internship/Cooperative Educ
Independent Study
Seminar/Workshop
Internship/Cooperative Educ
Subtotal12
Total Minimum Credits21

Certain courses in this program have prerequisites; students should check the course descriptions for required prerequisites.