Creative Writing

Associate in Arts (A.A.)

Sample Schedule

The schedule below shows how the requirements for this degree may be met in four semesters.

For some students, fulfilling degree requirements may take more than four semesters to complete. When planning your schedule, you should consult with your advisor.

First Semester (16 Credit Hours)

  • ENG 101 Composition I (3)
  • ENG 110 Introduction to Creative Writing (3)
  • Computer Science Electives (3)
  • SUNY General Education approved course in Basic Communication: Oral (3)
  • SUNY General Education approved course from one of the following categories:
    • American History (3)
    • Western Civilization (3)
    • Other World Civilizations (3)
  • Health/Physical Education (HPE) Elective (1)

Second Semester (16 Credit Hours)

  • ENG 102 Introduction to Reading Literature (3)
  • ENG 103 Composition II (3)
  • One of the following:
    • ENG 225 Literary Journal Publishing (3)
    • ENG 231 Workshop in Fiction Writing (3)
    • ENG 232 Workshop in Creative Non-Fiction (3)
    • ENG 233 Workshop in Poetry Writing (3)
  • SUNY General Education approved course in World (Foreign) Language (3)
  • General Electives (3)
  • Health/Physical Education (HPE) Electives (1)

Third Semester (16-17 Credit Hours)

  • One of the following:
    • ENG 231 Workshop in Fiction Writing (3)
    • ENG 232 Workshop in Creative Non-Fiction (3)
    • ENG 233 Workshop in Poetry Writing (3)
  • SUNY General Education approved course in Natural Sciences (3)
  • SUNY General Education approved course in The Arts (3)
  • Social Science Electives (3)
  • General Electives (4)

Fourth Semester (16-18 Credit Hours)

  • SUNY General Education approved course in Mathematics (3-4)
  • SUNY General Education approved course in Mathematics or Natural Sciences (3-4)
  • 200 Level Humanities Elective (3)
  • Social Science Electives (3)
  • General Electives (4)

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