Written Communication, Writing Studies (Master of Applied Arts, M.A.A.)

Required Courses
ENG 609Qualitative Methods Theories and Methods3
COM 601Professional and Organizational Communications3
or MGT 603 Organizational Theory
ENG 620History and Theory of Rhetoric3
EPR 620Proposal and Grant Writing3
Select one of the following options:6
Option A:
Capstone Project
Capstone Project
Additional Graduate Elective
Option B:
Thesis
Thesis
Concentration Requirements
ENG 512Teaching Writing with Technology3
or EDU 512 Teaching Writing with Technology
ENG 664Composition Theory and Pedagogy3
Select nine credit hours from the following:9
Topics in Teaching Writing
Topics in Teaching Writing
Professional Learning Community
Professional Learning Community
Grammar and the Teaching of Grammar
History of the English Language
Prairie Lands Writing Project Invitational Institute
Prairie Lands Writing Project Invitational Institute
Seminar in Professional Writing for Teachers
Seminar in Professional Writing for Teachers
Internship in Writing Program Administration
Writing for Management and Supervision
Technical Communications Theory and Practice
Literature course numbered 500 or higher
Total Credit Hours33

Graduation Requirements

  1. Filing an approved Application for Graduation.
  2. Satisfactory completion of all required coursework as listed on the approved Program of Study.
  3. Earn a minimum overall GPA of 3.0, with no more than 6 credit hours of C in all required coursework.
  4. Official approval of required capstone.