Creative Writing Minor
Round out your chosen major with the flair of Creative Writing.
The Creative Writing Minor is designed for those who want to expand and refine their writing skills within a formal training environment while pursuing another major.
Minors gain access to the full range of classes and opportunities available within the department and can pursue any number of specializations including Songwriting, Writing Nonlinear, Playwriting, Comic & Picture Book Methods, Poetry, Literary Fiction, The Essay, and others. Students can customize their class choices to complement their major in a wide variety of ways.
The demand for effective writing is high throughout the academic and working world. The Creative Writing Minor provides an invaluable opportunity to build a powerful undergraduate experience that will serve students as they advance professionally.
Become a Professional
Career opportunities for a Creative Writing degree:
Median Salary for Music $61,240
*Based on National Average
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