2017-2018 Catalog 
    Mar 18, 2018  
2017-2018 Catalog

English, BA (ENGL)

University Requirements

Please see the University Requirements  section of this catalog.

Major Requirements

English Literature


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(Students are required to have 6 hours of 200-level ENGL, 6 hours of British before 1700 and 6 hours of British after 1700. It is recommended that students take ENGL 221  and ENGL 222 .)

Introduction to English Studies

Writing and Rhetoric

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English Language

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American Literature before 1860

American Literature after 1860

Multicultural Literature

Genre Studies

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British Literature Before 1700

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British Literature After 1700

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Culture and Belief

Choose 1 course from:

Advanced English Selection


Total: 45 Credit Hours

Supplement for Major


  • History (any 100 or 200 level course) Credit Hours: 3**

**Hours may also fulfill university requirements and are not included in total major hours


Minimum - 21 Credit Hours

Total Major Hours: 72

Other Graduation Requirements

Minimum GPA in major: 2.25
Minimum GPA for graduation: 2.00
Minimum advanced hours: 33
Minimum total hours: 128

Courses numbered 0** do not count in minimum hours required for degree.