Admission into the Minor

Students are expected to formally declare a minor by completing the Change of Major/Minor Application online under the Student tab of myBama.

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Minor Courses
EN 200The Living Writer: Introduction to Creative Writing3
EN 301Prose Tour3
EN 303Poetry Tour3
EN 408Advanced Creative Writing3
EN 408Advanced Creative Writing3
EN 408Advanced Creative Writing3
Total Hours18

Grade Point Average

A 2.0 grade point average in the minor is required. Please see the Grades and Grade Points section of this catalog for an explanation of grade point average calculations.

Upper-level Residency

A minimum of 12 hours of 300- and 400-level courses in the minor must be earned on this campus.

Ancillary Courses

This minor does not require ancillary courses.

Additional Minor Requirements

Students may not enroll in EN 200 The Living Writer: Introduction to Creative Writing and any other creative writing course concurrently. Students may not enroll in EN 301 Prose Tour and EN 408 Advanced Creative Writing concurrently. Students may not enroll in EN 303 Poetry Tour and EN 408 Advanced Creative Writing concurrently. Students are responsible for ensuring that they have met all University, College, major and minor requirements. However, each student must meet with an adviser in the major department for academic planning and to be approved for registration each semester. College advisers are also available for additional assistance with minor, College and University requirements.