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Writing, Editing, and Publishing Minor

Skills-based Minor

Hamline’s writing, editing, and publishing minor is customizable to meet your professional goals. In addition, the minor will help prepare you to stand out for competitive internships and careers after graduation. The minor provides you with:

  • A solid foundation in writing processes and practices
  • Advanced practice in writing, editing, design, production, and marketing
  • A guided professional practice experience in editing and publishing

With this unique minor, you can enhance many majors and areas of interest, including, but not limited to, the following:

  • Literary editing and publishing
  • Journalism
  • Digital editing and publishing
  • Marketing and publishing
  • Legal studies and copyright law

Add a writing, editing, and publishing minor to any major

A minor in writing, editing, and publishing complements many of the majors offered at Hamline. Explore the examples below of majors that could benefit from the knowledge and skills that you would gain through the minor.

Interested in hands-on writing and publishing experience?

If you have a passion for stories, prose, and creative turns of phrase, you should consider joining one of Hamline’s media organizations:

  • The Oracle is Hamline’s award-winning print and online newspaper
  • Fulcrum Journal is Hamline’s annual literature and arts magazine
  • Untold Magazine is Hamline’s bi-annual student-run magazine
  • Runestone is Hamline’s award-winning, national, online literary journal. Zinesters Local 55104 is Hamline’s collective of zine arts

Get involved with student publications

Writing, publishing, and editing faculty

The writing, publishing, and editing minor is an interdisciplinary minor, which means that courses are taught by faculty across a number of departments. You’ll learn about other fields of study and work with faculty outside of your major, including faculty in the following areas:

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