Course Offerings: 2024–2025

Fall 2024

  • WRA 810: Writing, Composing, Designing, Making (DeVoss)
  • WRA 878: Composition Studies (Lindquist)
  • WRA 886: MA Research Colloquium (Blythe)
  • WRA 888: Methods in the Teaching of College-Level Writing (Long Smith)
  • WRA 893: Internship 

Spring 2025

  • WRA 841: Professional Writing Theory and Research (TBD)
  • WRA 848: Cultural Rhetorics Theory and Methodology (Arola)
  • WRA 870: Research Methodologies in Rhetoric and Writing (TBD)
  • WRA 889: Writing Center Theory and Administration (Pregent)
  • WRA 893: Internship in Professional Writing/Literacy and Pedagogy

Brief course descriptions can be found via MSU’s Description of Courses on the Registrars Office web site:

Class meeting days, times, and locations are listed in Campus Solutions:

Detailed course descriptions and sample syllabi can be requested from Professor Liza Potts (, Associate Chair and Director of Graduate Programs.