BA with English Major

General Education Core 55-57
Foreign Language (required) 6-8
English Major 30
ENG 3000 level or above
3
ENG 3000 level or above 3
ENG 2413 World Literature
3
ENG 3213 British Writers to 1800 OR
ENG 3223 British Writers 1800-Present
3
ENG 3313 American Writers to 1865 OR
ENG 3323 American Writers to 1865-Present
3
ENG 3513 Critical Writing and Literary Analysis
3
ENG 4413 Diversity in Aerican Literature
3
ENG 4523 Advanced Composition
3
ENG 4533 Senior Writing Project
3
CHOOSE ONE:
  • ENG 4203 Shakespeare
  • ENG 4723 Studies in Genre: Fiction
  • ENG 4733 Studies in Genre: Poetry
  • ENG 4743 Studies in Genre: Drama
3
Track: Literature or Professional Writing 9
Literature Track
ENG 3000 level or above-Literature courses
 9
Professional Writing Track 9
CHOOSE 9 HOURS:

  • ENG 2113 Aspects of the English Language
  • ENG 3523 Creative Writing
  • ENG 3613 Introduction to Linguistics
  • JRN 1101 Print Journaalism (3 hrs. max)
  • JRN 1201 Digital Journalism (3 hrs. max)
  • JRN 2513 Media Writing
 9
Minor (recommended) 18
Electives 14-16
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.
  • Foreign Language Minor – Requires at least 6 hours in college-level intermediate language and 12 hours of literature or culture (beyond intermediate level in that same language), at least 9 of which must be 3000+ level.
  • 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.