Feb 25, 2024  
2021-2022 Undergraduate Catalog 
2021-2022 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Writing Minor

Offered by English .

The minor in writing at UMBC is open to, and appropriate for, students majoring in any field. The credential earned by completing the minor will document the student’s pursuit of writing skills for admissions committees and prospective employers.

Minor Requirements

  • Minimum 18 credits
  • Minimum grade of ‘C’ in courses applied to the major
  • Maximum of one semester of ENGL 495  

Course Requirements

Electives (6-12 credits)

Complete a minimum of 6 credits from the following courses. Students may complete courses in different areas or may complete 12 credits in one area, including ENGL 400 - Special Projects in English (1-4) .