2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
    Oct 26, 2020  
2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog

English Major


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(54 credits)

Degree Map Literary Studies Concentration

Degree Map Creative Writing Studies Concentration

The English major fosters skills in critical analysis, independent thinking, creativity, research, and writing through a focus on both literature and creative writing. The program is designed to lay a foundation for a wide range of careers in which clear communication and thinking, as well as research skills, are needed.  

Students will choose one of the following:


Literary Studies Concentration (27 credits):


Degree Map Literary Studies


This program has the following minimum GPA requirements: 2.00 overall GPA; 2.20 in all Major course work.

Fall 1st Year


Spring 1st Year


Fall 2nd Year


Spring 2nd Year


Fall 3rd Year


Spring 3rd Year


Fall 4th Year


Spring 4th Year


OR


Creative Writing Concentration (27 credits):


Degree Map Creative Writing Studies


This program has the following minimum GPA requirements: 2.00 overall GPA; 2.20 in all Major course work.

Fall 1st Year


Spring 1st Year


Fall 2nd Year


Spring 2nd Year


Fall 3rd Year


Spring 3rd Year


Fall 4th Year


Spring 4th Year


Note:


All electives must be approved by an advisor in the department.

Foreign Language Recommendation:


English majors considering graduate work in English should take substantial work in at least one foreign language. French, German, and/or Latin are recommended.

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