B.A. in English – Writing

Delivery Format: Online | On Campus

Total Credit Hours Required: 120 +

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The Bachelor of Arts in English with a concentration in Writing, offered online or on-campus in Virginia Beach, teaches the fundamental skills in writing for contexts including business, media, web, fiction and various forms of creative writing. Presented from a Christian worldview, this English degree offers courses in professional, technical or creative writing.

  • Explore various genres including poetry, short stories, script writing, commercial fiction, novels, technical writing and creative nonfiction.
  • Learn the basics of how to write for reports, proposals, web pages, travelogues, blogs, marketing and more.
  • Gain a solid foundation in U.S., British and world literature.

Take Your Career to the Next Level

  • Commercial Fiction
  • Journalism
  • Public Relations
  • Marketing
  • Script Writing
  • Corporate Communications

Admission requirements vary based on the stage you're at in life. Select a link below to learn how to apply.

College of Arts & Sciences 2018-19 Tuition Rates

Program Type

Tuition

On-Campus Student

  • 12-18 credit hours per semester
  • Under 12 credit hours
  • Over 18 credit hours

 

  • $8,490 (block rate)
  • $595/credit hour
  • $566/credit hour

Online Student (enrolled in 8-week classes)

  • Full-time (12* credit hours)
  • Part-time (6* credit hours)

*Average number of credits per semester.

 

  • $395/credit hour
  • $425/credit hour

RN to B.S. in Nursing Tuition

  • $295/credit hour

 

Student Fees

Fee

Amount

Description

Application Fee (On-Campus & Evening/Online Students)

 

$50

One-time fee, nonrefundable

Enrollment Deposit (On-Campus Students)

Enrollment Deposit (Evening/Online Students)

$150


$50

Fee is deducted from tuition costs

Graduation Fee (On-Campus & Evening/Online Students)

$60

One-time fee upon submission of graduation application

University Services Fee (On-Campus Students)

University Services Fee (Online Students)

$700/semester

$550/semester

Contributes to university academic and administrative operations

 

Optional Fees

 

Late Payment

$100/Session

Incurred per session in the event of late tuition payment

Course Fees

Varies,
$70-200 per course

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