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Advisors, Majors, & Minors: Department of Creative Writing

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ACADEMIC ADVISING
DEPARTMENT OF CREATIVE WRITING
3033A Interdisciplinary Building - North
creativewriting.ucr.edu

ACADEMIC ADVISOR
Viviane Baerenklau viviane.baerenklau@ucr.edu (951) 827-3343
To make an appointment with an advisor, please go to: https://chassintranet.ucr.edu/saas2/student/viewLogin.do

Click on each of the majors and minors below to learn more about them.

MAJORS
CREATIVE WRITING
Areas of Study
Minimum Criteria to Declare
  • Fiction
  • Poetry
  • Nonfiction
  • Drama
  • Screenwriting and Playwriting
  • Literary Analysis
  • Good Academic Standing
  • Ability to complete degree within 216 units
  • If upper division courses have been taken, a minimum upper division GPA of 2.0

Requirement Worksheet

Four-Year Sample Plan

Two-Year Sample Plan


MINORS
CREATIVE WRITING
Areas of Study
Minimum Criteria to Declare
  • Fiction
  • Poetry
  • Nonfiction
  • Drama
  • Screenwriting and Playwriting
  • Literary Analysis
  • Good Academic Standing
  • Ability to complete degree within 216 units
  • Completion of all lower division requirements and at least two upper division requirements
  • A minimum upper division minor GPA of 2.0


Requirement Worksheet PDF


JOURNALISM
Due to course availability issues, the Journalism minor has indefinitely been placed on a moratorium.
Students are not permitted to declare the minor at this time.