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Writing Minor

The Department of English offers the following minors to undergraduate students who wish to supplement their major fields of study with additional understanding of literature and composition. 

Degree Type
Area of Interest
Associated Colleges or Schools
Program Location
  • Queens Campus
Required Credit Hours


Students wishing to minor in Writing must complete 15 credits, including 12 credits of writing courses and ENG 1100C.

Only academic programs approved by NYSED are eligible for federal and state aid: NYS Inventory of Registered Programs http://www.nysed.gov/heds/IRPSL1.html.  Minors are not recognized by NYSED therefore associated courses are only eligible for federal or state aid consideration when required by a major or when also used to satisfy a core or general elective requirement.

Contact Us

Jennifer Travis, Ph.D., Chair
Dohra Ahmad, Ph.D., Assistant Chair
St. John Hall, Room B-16
[email protected]

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