Program Requirements

English

Bachelor of Arts
  1. General Education Requirements - see General Education Program and Requirements section of catalog
  2. Major Requirements (36 hours)
    1. Core Requirements (21 hours)
      1. Introductory Experience (9 hours): ENG 235(3); and one course from ENG 203(3), 205(3), 215(3), 216(3), 225(3), 339(3); and one course from ENG 200(3), 282(3), 283(3), 289(3)
      2. American Literature (3 hours): one course from: ENG 350(3), 351(3), 517(3), 519(3), 553(3), 557(3), 558(3), 559(3), 562(3)
      3. British Literature (3 hours): one course from ENG 312(3), 340(3), 341(3), 510(3), 512(3), 513(3), 514(3), 541(3), 543(3), 544(3), 546(3), 547(3), 548(3), 598(3)
      4. Diversity (3 hours): one course from ENG 354(3), 355(3), 362(3), 363(3), 554(3)
      5. Public Affairs Capstone Experience: ENG 301(3) or 599(3)
    2. Choose one of the following options:
      1. Creative Writing (15 hours)
        1. Introductory Creative Writing: one course from ENG 203(3), 205(3), 215(3), 225(3)
        2. Intermediate Creative Writing: one course from ENG 303(3), 305(3), 315(3), 316(3), 325(3)
        3. Advanced Creative Writing: one course from ENG 500(3), 501(3), 503(3), 506(3)
        4. Creative Writing Project: ENG 508(3) or one additional course from ENG 500(3), 501(3), 503(3), 506(3) not used in the Advanced Creative Writing choice above. Course selected may be the same of the Advanced Writing requirement selection if the student is repeating the course for additional credit.
        5. ENG 551(3)
      2. Literature (15 hours)
        1. Additional American Literature (3 hours): one course from ENG 350(3) or 351(3). May not be double-counted from the American Literature core requirement.
        2. Additional British Literature (3 hours): one course from ENG 340(3) or 341(3). May not be double-counted from the British Literature major core requirement.
        3. Specialized Approaches (3 hours): one course from ENG 435(3), 483(3), 491(3), 533(3), 534(3), 563(3), 580(3), 583(3)
        4. Electives (6 hours): choose two ENG electives, at least one of which must be a 400 or 500 level literature course.
        5. Pre-1800 requirement: at least three of the 36 hours taken in the English major must be a pre-1800 literature course: ENG 312(3), 340(3), 510(3), 513(3), 541(3), 553(3), 598(3)
  3. Minor Required (or second major)
  4. Specific Requirements for Bachelor of Arts Degree - see Specific Bachelor of Arts Degree Requirements section of catalog
  5. General Baccalaureate Degree Requirements - see General Baccalaureate Degree Requirements section of catalog