Storytelling and Feature Writing
Dates and Location
Program Semester Dates:
May 22 - June 23, 2017
Program Travel Dates:
May 30 - June 12, 2017
Dale Blasingame and Kym Fox
Texas - Alpine, Marfa, Big Bend Ranch State Park, Big Bend National Park, Fort Davis and Balmorhea State Park.
New Mexico - Carlsbad Caverns National Park, Lincoln National Forest, and White Sands National Monument.
Pre-trip Orientation Meetings will take place on the Texas State campus in San Marcos.
Program Objectives and Details
Check back soon for updates.
Admission is selective, and space is limited.
MC 4356F - Feature Writing
MC 4382Y - Park Storytelling
Instructor - Blasingame
Students will earn up to six (6) credit hours by registering for both course options.
Tuition and Program Fee
Tuition for three hours of undergraduate university credit: $774.99
Tuition for six hours of undergraduate university credit: $1,549.98
Program Fee: TBD
Important Note: Personal expenses are not included in the Program Fee.
Course tuition and the Program Fee will be billed to your regular Texas State account and paid through SBS Billing and Payment.
Drops and Refunds
All university policies regarding installments, course drops, and refunds apply to all billed and paid tuition and program fees.
Applying to the Program - Application Deadline is February 20, 2017!
Important: Instructor Approval is Required to Participate in this Program!
Before submitting the online program application below, please contact one of the program directors.
Once approved, please complete the following online extension program application:
Important: In addition to the completed online application, the following documents must also be submitted. You will be asked to attach them electronically to your application:
If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact the Office of Distance and Extended Learning.
If you want to apply after the deadline, please contact the instructor below for more information.
Registering for Course
You must register for your academic course though the Student Information System/Catsweb during the regular university registration period.
Program approval is pending!