Cleveland State University

Academics: General Education

Writing Across the Curriculum (WAC) and Speaking Across the Curriculum (SPAC)

Course descriptions can be found in the Course Catalog.

3 courses
Minimum 3 credits
Each course must be a minimum of 1 credit hour. Courses used to fulfill this requirement must be passed with C grades or better.

  1. One course must be in the major program.
  2. Students may substitute one approved "Speaking Across the Curriculum" (SPAC) course for one of the WAC courses. Individual courses cannot be used to earn BOTH WAC and SPAC credit.
  3. Transfer students must take at least one WAC course at CSU. Juniors (60-89 credit hours) must complete two courses; seniors (at least 90 credit hours) must complete one course.
  4. Pre-requisite for all WAC courses: Completion of the general education Writing/Composition requirement.

Writing Courses | Speaking Courses

Writing Courses

Speaking Courses

For all questions please contact Dr Peter Meiksins, Interim Vice-Provost for Academic Programs or phone 216-875-9732

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Mailing Address
Vice-Provost for Undergraduate Studies
Cleveland State University
2121 Euclid Avenue, MC 107
Cleveland, OH 44115-2214
Campus Location
Main Classroom 107A
1899 East 22nd St.
Dr Peter Meiksins
Interim Vice-Provost for Academic Programs
Phone: 216-875-9732
FAX: 216-687-9320

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