At Calvin, we believe that all good writing leads to truth. Learn what it means to be a Christian writer through a writing major or minor.
Combine great literature courses with specialized writing courses and get a major that will help you become a versatile wordsmith. Learn to write for magazines, the Web, newspapers, books, and more. Experienced, award-winning professors will serve as mentors as you hone your craft.
Careers in Writing
- social media strategist
- web content strategist
See job placement rates for Calvin grads.
Study abroad in England, Hungary, Ghana or New England; Participate in biannual, department-wide retreats; Write or help to coordinate Chimes or Dialogue; Attend the Festival of Faith and Writing; Volunteer to help out with the Festivals of Youth Writing.
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Interested in teaching? You can gain certification in Writing as a:
- English Major to teach at the Secondary level - see program requirements
- English Minor to teach at the Secondary level - see program requirements
Calvin's teacher education program also contains education-specific course requirements that you must complete prior to certification. See course requirements for:
Professor Robert Keeley talks about the education program.