Open to all students with a university degree, the Diploma in Writing aims to develop the general writing ability of students. All program courses may be credited toward other undergraduate programs. Anyone with a university degree may apply for admission, subject to prerequisites and general university entrance requirements. If you do not already possess a university degree, you may apply for admission to the Certificate in Writing, which can be taken concurrently with an undergraduate degree.
A grade of 65% in Writing 2101F/G (Writing 2121F/G for MIT students) is required for entrance to the program.
To qualify for the Diploma in Writing, students must achieve an overall average of 70% in 3.5 courses: