1. Three courses primarily in writing practice at the intermediate or advanced level
2. Two courses in composition theory, rhetorical theory, critical theory or history of language/cultural texts
3. One practicum course
4. Two Writing Enriched or Writing Intensive upper level literature courses
Villanova University was founded in 1842 by the Order of St. Augustine. To this day, Villanova’s Augustinian Catholic intellectual tradition is the cornerstone of an academic community in which students learn to think critically, act compassionately and succeed while serving others. There are more than 10,000 undergraduate, graduate and law students in the University’s five colleges.