Marylhurst University

Skip to content »
masthead-department

Degree Requirements

BA in English Literature & Writing

Creative Writing Concentration

Minimum of 180 total quarter credits
Minimum of 60 upper-division credits
Minimum of 45 credits from Marylhurst
60 credits required for major

Required Core Courses - 21 credits
Introduction to Literature & Writing
Introduction to Literary Genres
Literary & Critical Theory
Survey of American Literature
Survey of British Literature
One world or ethnic literature course
Senior Thesis

Concentration Coursework - 39 credits

Required concentration courses - 21 crs.
Senior Creative Writing Workshop
Writing Pedagogy: Teaching & Tutoring
or Writing as Rhetoric
Form & Technique
Three Writing Seminar I courses
One Writing Seminar II course
Shakespeare or a Period Study course
One Study in Literary Genre course

Electives - 12 crs.
Any literature or writing courses

Please see the current Marylhurst University catalog for complete information.

Related News

See All News

Teen Camp Grad Publishes First Novel

Francesca G. Varela, a graduate of show:tell, Marylhurst's summer camp for teen writers and artists, published her first novel in 2014.

Calendar

See All Events

July 24, 2014

Ariel Gore: Hip Mama & Blogging

Acclaimed author, journalist, and teacher Ariel Gore will give a talk about her magazine Hip Mama and blogging. Sponsored by the English Literatu...

READ MORE

July 25, 2014

Ariel Gore: End of Eve

Acclaimed author, journalist, and teacher Ariel Gore will give a reading from her most recent book, End of Eve: A Memoir (Hawthorne Books, 2014). ...

READ MORE

August 02, 2014

Midsummer Night's Dream

Portland Actors Ensemble has brought the Bard to audiences for over 40 years. They will perform Midsummer Night's Dream as part of Marylhurst's S...

READ MORE

Find Us

Want to find us on campus?

fpo-campus-map

> > FIND US ON THE CAMPUS MAP

©2013 Marylhurst University