- Composition credits (ENG160, ENG180, ENG205, ENG206, ENG207) do not count toward the English or Creative Writing minors.
- Courses taken S*/U* (student-elected Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory) or graded below C- will not count toward the minors.
|Literature Courses (8 Credits)|
|Select two of the following: 1||8|
|Creative Writing Workshops (7 Credits)|
|Craft Course (4 Credits)|
|Select at least one of the following: 3||4|
Transfer students may need to take additional credits in order to compensate for 3-credit survey courses accepted as equivalent to 4-credit ENG courses at New Paltz. All students must complete at least 19 credits for the minor in Creative Writing.
All Creative Writing minors are required to submit a portfolio for review after taking Creative Writing Workshop II. Students must pass the portfolio review before they will be permitted to take the required Craft course. Instructions and dates for portfolio submission are available in the English Department office.
Taken only after passing the portfolio review