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Rhetoric and Writing

Our rhetoric and writing students are immersed in the theory and practice of discourse, with an emphasis on written forms. 

Faculty with expertise in rhetoric from the classical period to the present and in composition theory will help you develop the ability to write for various audiences, to understand the historical and social significance of written communication, and to interpret and situate texts and strategies.

For more information, download our flyer, check out the degree requirements, or contact the lead advisor for the program, Cathy Day.

Department of English
Robert Bell Building (RB), Room 297
Ball State University
Muncie, IN 47306

Hours: Monday-Friday 8 a.m.-5 p.m.
Phone: 765-285-8580
Fax: 765-285-3765
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