Nov 28, 2021  
School of Undergraduate Studies 2021-2022 
School of Undergraduate Studies 2021-2022

Professional Writing Minor

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The professional writing minor aims to supplement students’ major fields of study by equipping them to become effective on-the-job communicators. Graduates will be able to write cogently and compellingly according to recognized professional standards. This minor is available only to students outside of the English major.

Elective Courses

16 credits required from the following:


Up to four credits may be taken online through an approved consortium arrangement; these credits must be approved by the advisor and the Registrar’s office.

Selected topics courses must have a clear focus on composition and rhetoric and requires advisor approval.

Internships must include a substantial writing component and require advisor approval.

At least 50% of the credits (10) must be completed with Gordon College coursework.

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