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The Minor in Creative Writing

A student may complete both the English minor and the minor in creative writing as long as different courses are chosen to complete each minor. Students majoring in English are not eligible for the creative writing minor.

Requirements for the Minor in Creative Writing

Minor requirements are dependent upon when you matriculated at IU Bloomington. Follow the requirements based on when you entered the university.

For students entering Indiana University through Spring 2013:

12 credit hours selected from L202, W203, W301, W303, W311, W401, W403, W413, with at least 3 credit hours at the 300 or 400 level.
3 credit hours selected from W381 or W383.
Total: 15 hours
At least 9 credit hours of the minor must be taken on the Bloomington campus.

For students entering Indiana University in Summer 2013 and thereafter:

12 credit hours selected from L202, W203, W301, W303, W311, W401, W403, W413, with at least 6 credit hours at the 300 or 400 level.
3 credit hours selected from W381 or W383.
Total: 15 hours
At least 9 credit hours of the minor must be taken on the Bloomington campus.