Departments & Programs


Minor in Creative Writing

Required Courses

15 credit hours in English above the 100 level, including

  1. 12 credit hours selected from L202, W203, W301, W303, W311, W401, W403.
  2. W381 or W383.
  3. A minimum of 6 credit hours must be taken at the 300–400 level.
  4. At least 9 credit hours of the minor must be taken on the Bloomington campus.

Note:  The following courses are not approved for inclusion in the minor: W202, W205, and courses completed through Independent Studies.

A student may complete both the English minor and the minor in creative writing as long as different courses are chosen to complete each minor. Students majoring in English are not eligible for the creative writing minor.