- College of Arts and Humanities
- Writing and Rhetoric
Program Director: Dr. Laurie A. Pinkert
Program Advisor: Adele Richardson
Program Advisor: Dr. Marcy Galbreath
The Bachelor of Arts degree in Writing and Rhetoric provides students with in-depth training in the interrelated fields of writing, rhetoric, and literacy studies, preparing them for a range of writing-focused jobs that involve the analysis, creation, editing, adaptation, and/or coordination of written, digital, and multimedia texts.
- Students transferring with an AA or AS degree or who have completed their general education courses in composition elsewhere are strongly recommended to enroll in ENC 3314 – Writing and Rhetoric Foundations as an advanced core requirement course in their first semester at UCF.
- Students who change degree programs and select this major must adopt the most current catalog.
- Students must earn at least a “C+” (2.25) in each required course.
- Students should consult with a departmental advisor.
- Departmental Residency Requirement consists of at least 18 semester hours of regularly scheduled 3000-4000 level courses taken from the UCF Writing and Rhetoric Department.
- Courses designated in General Education Program and Common Program Prerequisites are usually completed in the first 60 hours.
- Students must earn a minimum 2.5 GPA in coursework used to satisfy the major.
Tuition and Fees
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$212.28 per credit hour
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