William Paterson University
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Wayne, New Jersey 07470
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Required Credits in Major: 36
Program Code: BA-ENG-CWRT
Required Course: 1
Required Credits: 40
Two Unviersity Core Curriculum courses are required pre-requisites for English Major courses:
University Core Curriculum requirements and courses.
Required Credits: 0-6
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Required Credits: 6
Choose one of the following:
Required Credits: 18
Only one Communications course may be applied to this elective category with approval of the English Department Chairperson.
Required Credits: 3
Required Credits: 9
Select three (3) courses at or above 2000-level. Two course must be Literature courses. One course must be chosen from literature, rhetoric and writing, linguistics, or other (non-creative writing) course.
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Required Courses: 2
Click here for Technology Intensive requirement and courses.
Required Courses: 4
One (1) Writing Intensive course is completed for University Core Curriculum Area 2B: ENG 1100
One (1) Writing Intensive course is completed for University Core Curriculum Area 2C: ENG 1500
One (1) Writing Intensive course is completed as part of the major requirements: ENG 2000
One (1) additional Writing Intensive course, 3000-level or above, is required for graduation.
Writing Intensive requirement and courses.