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2022-2023 Undergraduate/Graduate Catalog 
2022-2023 Undergraduate/Graduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

English: Writing Arts, B.S.

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Bachelor of Science
Curriculum 0238 Requirements

English Department  

Suggested Semester Plan: Program Pathway  

General Education Requirements

Students must meet requirements for general education; see The Cardinal Core Curriculum  for details. Certain courses that fulfill major or cognate requirements may also apply to general education.

Major Departmental Requirements 42 Credits

Departmental Requirements: (6 cr.)

Writing Workshop Requirements: (21 cr.)

Introductory (6 cr.):

(Transfer students and students changing their major to English: Writing Arts may satisfy this requirement with any equivalent lower-level writing course, excluding First-year Composition.)

Advanced (6 cr.)

Language and Literature Requirements: (12 cr.)

Capstone Experience (0 cr.)

Writing Arts majors must submit a successful portfolio based on guidelines established and approved by the English Department. Majors must enroll in ENG 485  , in both semesters of senior year, and in the following non-credit course: ENG 488  .

Electives 44-45 Credits

Certain major/cognate courses may also satisfy GE requirements thus increase elective credits accordingly.

Total Credits minimum 120

Additional Degree Requirements

  1. A minimum overall GPA of 2.0 in all required major courses (Major Departmental Requirements).
  2. Completion of all Undergraduate Degree Requirements .

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