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B.A. English (41 hours)

Core Requirements (8 hours)
  • ENGL 251 Fundamentals of Literature (3) (Pre-requisite for all English major courses except the "R" courses and ENGL 420)
  • ENGL 382 Shakespeare (3)
  • ENGL 490 Senior Seminar (2)
Additional Requirements (33 hours)
Electives - Choose Two (6 Hours)
  • ENGL 318R Advanced Creative Writing (3)
  • ENGL 351 Literary Criticism and Theory (3)
  • ENGL 358R Special Studies: Major Authors or Genres (Course Content Varies) (3)
  • ENGL 390R Special Topics in English (3)
  • ENGL 418R Writing for Publication (3)
  • ENGL 420 Literature for Young Adults (3)
World Literatures in English - Choose One (3 Hours)
  • ENGL 341 World Literatures in English (3)
  • ENGL 342 Pacific Literatures (3)
  • ENGL 343 Asian Literature (3)
  • ENGL 345R Ethnic Literature (3)
English Language - Choose One (3 Hours)
  • ENGL 321 English Grammars (3)
  • ENGL 421 History of the English Language (3)
English and American Literary Periods - Choose Seven (21 hours)
  • ENGL 361 American Literature from the Beginnings to Mid-Nineteenth Century (3)
  • ENGL 362 American Literature from Mid-Nineteenth Century to World War I (3)
  • ENGL 363 American Literature from 1914-1965 (3)
  • ENGL 364 American Literature from 1965-Present (3)
  • ENGL 371 English Literature to 1500: The Medieval Period (3)
  • ENGL 372 English Literature from 1500 to 1660: The Renaissance Period (3)
  • ENGL 373 English Literature from 1660 to 1780: The Restoration and Eighteenth Century (3)
  • ENGL 374 English Literature from 1780 to 1832: The Romantic Period (3)
  • ENGL 375 English Literature from 1832 to 1890: The Victorian Period (3)
  • ENGL 376 English Literature from 1890 to the Present (3)
Foreign Language Requirement

English majors are required to complete the Second Language Track for GE, which means successful completion of a 201-level foreign language course.

Note: English majors must earn the grade of C- or above for all classes chosen to fill requirements for the major.