BA with English Major

General Education Core 49
Foreign Language (required) 6-8
English Major 42
ENG 3000 level or above
3
ENG 3000 level or above 3
ENG 2413 World Literature
3
ENG 2513 Literature and Faith
3
ENG 3213 British Writers to 1800 OR
ENG 3223 British Literature Since 1865
3
ENG 3313 American Literature to 1865 OR
ENG 3323 American Literature Since 1865
3
ENG 3513 Critical Writing and Literary Analysis
3
ENG 3613 Grammar and Linguistics
3
ENG 4413 Diversity in American Literature
3
ENG 4523 Advanced Composition
3
ENG 4533 Senior Writing Project
3
CHOOSE ONE:
  • ENG 4723 Studies in Genre: Fiction
  • ENG 4733 Studies in Genre: Poetry
  • ENG 4743 Studies in Genre: Drama
3
SIX HOURS SELECTED FROM THE FOLLOWING OR ANY UPPER-DIVISION ENG:

  • JRN 1101 Print Journalism (3 hrs. max)
  • JRN 1201 Digital Journalism (3 hrs. max)
  • JRN 2513 Media Writing
  • JRN 2723 Reporting and Interviewing
  • JRN 3223 Copy Editing
  • JRN 4313 Feature Writing
  • JRN 4333 Editorial Writing
 6
Minor (recommended) 18
Electives 11-13
TOTAL FOR HUMANITIES MAJOR 128

Minors

Courses required for a minor cannot concurrently apply toward courses within the degree core, major, concentration or track. With department approval, students may use other courses, within the area of study, to substitute duplicate requirements.

  • English Minor – Requires 18 hours of ENG beyond ENG 1123, including 12 hours of upper- division work in ENG.
  • Humanities Minor – Requires 6 hours from ENG 2413, 3213, 3223, 3313, 3323; 6 hours from ART 2003, FLM 2013, HUM 2003 or 2103; and 6 upper-division hours of either COM or ENG.
  • Professional Writing Minor – Requires JRN 2513 and either PRN 2613 or PRN 3513. Also requires ENG 4523, ENG 4533, and 2 of the following: ENG 2113, ENG 3513, ENG 3523, and ENG 3613.