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    Professional and Technical Writing Minor

    Writing minor restriction

    (All colleges, except teacher certification programs. English education (Early Adolescence-Adolescence) majors may declare this minor, but it is not eligible for teacher certification.)

    21 credits

    Core3
    Introduction to Professional Writing
    Professional writing3
    Writing for Management, Public Relations and the Professions
    Writing in the Sciences
    Technical writing3
    Technical Writing
    Grant Writing
    Publishing/editing3
    Select one of the following:
    Prose Style and Editing
    Literary Journal Production and Publication
    Reporting and Copy Editing
    Feature and Specialized Writing
    Publishing in a Digital Age
    Digital Media: Graphic Design for Non-Majors
    Electives6
    Select two of the following:
    Creative Writing
    Writing for Management, Public Relations and the Professions
    Technical Writing
    Writing in the Sciences
    Prose Style and Editing
    Grant Writing
    Literary Journal Production and Publication (max three credits)
    Reporting and Copy Editing
    Feature and Specialized Writing
    Publishing in a Digital Age
    Introduction to Rhetoric and Writing Studies
    Seminar in Rhetoric and Writing Studies (max three credits, may not be counted or repeated for dual credit)
    Digital Media: Graphic Design for Non-Majors
    Public Relations 1
    Broadcast Media Writing 1
    Practicum3
    Professional Writing Practicum
    Total Credits21
    1

    except for CST majors and professional/organizational communications minors

    Courses listed in more than one category may be counted only once.