Fifty-six quarter hours distributed as follows:
Core (5 courses)
WRD Elective Categories
One course is required from each of the two following WRD elective categories:
Rhetoric and Discourse
*May be repeated for credit when the topic is different.
Major Field Electives
The equivalent of seven additional four-hour electives may be drawn from either of the elective categories above and from the following:
Experiential Learning (EL) Requirement
All WRD students are required to take one EL-designated course within the major. WRD courses designated both EL and JYEL will fulfill the major’s EL requirement and the Liberal Studies Junior Year Experiential Learning requirement simultaneously. A JYEL course taken outside of WRD will not count toward the EL course requirement.
Open elective credit also is required to meet the minimum graduation requirement of 192 hours.