B.A. On Campus

Literature With Writing Emphasis

Saint Mary's University of Minnesota

48 months
36050 USD/year
36050 USD/year
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The Literature With Writing Emphasis major at Mary's University of Minnesota is designed to help students develop skills that are essential to a liberal arts education and to the global marketplace: reading perceptively, writing clearly and creatively, and thinking analytically.


The Literature With Writing Emphasis program offered by Mary's University of Minnesota shares many of the features of the literature major while giving students the further opportunity to explore a variety of writing forms. Students in this program balance the study of literature with the study and practice of creative writing and professional communication. This major provides a solid foundation for careers in publishing, professional writing, journalism, business, and public relations.

Career Options

Copy editors; copywriters; editors; elementary, middle, and high school teachers; news analysts, reporters, and correspondents; technical writers; writers.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Textual Analysis
  • Contextual Analysis
  • Practical Grammar
  • Critical Approaches to Literature
  • Senior Thesis

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


122 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Completed application form
  • Official high school transcript
  • Official Test Scores - ACT, SAT, or Classic Learning tests are accepted.
  • An Essay or brief personal statement. In 250 words or fewer, please tell us about: a significant experience you've had, an accomplishment or risk you have taken, a person who has made a difference in your life, a topic of concern to you, or anything else you think would help us learn more about you.
  • Letters of Recommendation are optional.
  • If you choose to upload a document, please make sure your file is either a Microsoft Word document (.doc or .docx), an RTF file, or a PDF file. Any other format (including Google Docs) will not load into your application.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    36050 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 36050 USD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    36050 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 36050 USD per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Winona

800 - 1300 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

Due for update

Updated over a year ago

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