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CIP 2020

Detail for CIP Code 23.1304

Title: Rhetoric and Composition.

Definition: A program that focuses on the humanistic and scientific study of rhetoric, composition, literacy, and language/linguistic theories and their practical and pedagogical applications. Includes instruction in historical and contemporary rhetoric/composition theories; composition and criticism of written, visual, and mixed-media texts; analysis of literacy practices in cultural and cross-cultural contexts; and writing program administration. See also: 09.0101) Speech Communication and Rhetoric.

Action: No Substantive Changes

CIP Title or Definition Changed
CIP 2010 CIP 2020
Code Title Action Code Title
23.1304 Rhetoric and Composition. No substantive changes 23.1304 Rhetoric and Composition.
Illustrative Examples
  • [Rhetoric and Writing]
  • [Rhetoric and Writing Studies]
  • [Rhetoric and Composition]