Loyola University Maryland

Writing Department

Writing Major

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For the writing major, you take a total of 14 writing courses, starting with Effective Writing (our core course) in your first year and ending with the Senior Seminar.

Visit the course catalog for a list of classes offered in the writing department. Here are the writing major worksheets:

Writing students form lasting friendships while they study and work together in courses. Here, students enjoy fellowship during a trip to the Rachel Carson House in Colesville, Maryland for WR305, Art of Prose: Rachel Carson. Rachel Carson was a foundational writer in environmental studies.

Writing students pose at the Rachel Carson House