Journalism Grammar Readiness Review

Prerequisite to access JRN 200

All students, except Honors College Students, must register for and complete the JRN grammar review prior to submitting a course request form. Successful completion of WRA 101/Tier I Writing Requirement is also a prerequisite for JRN 200.

To register for the Grammar Review, follow these steps:

Active / Matriculated MSU Students

  1. Visit https://commerce.cashnet.com/msu_3918
  2. Enter your MSU email to register.
  3. Select Check Out.
  4. Under Guest Access, select Continue as Guest.
  5. Enter in your information and select Continue Checkout.
  6. Click on the Submit Payment button to “purchase”.
  7. Log on to your D2L at https://d2l.msu.edu.
  8. Navigate to Non-Credit section and click on the JRN Grammar Review course.  
  9. Read the instructions and successfully complete all six section of the review.
  10. After completion of the JRN Grammar Review, please submit your course request for JRN 200 at http://override.cas.msu.edu.