Department of English at Illinois State University

Minor in Writing

The Minor in Writing requires 24 hours of English courses. Courses taken for the Writing Minor may not count for the English Major.

Course Requirements

  • 6 hours selected from ENG 227, 246, 249
  • 6 hours selected from one of the following areas:
    • Creative Writing: ENG 247.01, 247.02, 247.03, 347.01, 347.02, 347.03, 348
    • Rhetoric and Composition: ENG 145, 243, 244, 248, 283, 391, 392
    • Technical Writing: ENG 349, 350, 351, 353
  • 9 hours of electives in Writing, which may include any of the above courses, ENG 398 and up to 6 hours in writing courses from COM 165, 166, 265, 268, 269, 321, 385
  • Completion of ENG 396

 

Please note that these requirements are for the 2010-2012 course catalog. Students enrolled under prior catalogs should check with one of the English Department's Academic Advisors for those requirements.

To download and print a copy of the minor in Writing course requirements, please visit English Advising Forms.

For questions about the minor in Writing, please contact Mark Vegter.