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2013-2014 Undergraduate Catalog 
2013-2014 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

English (BA Degree)

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A major in English consists of 40 hours and requires a minor.

English (40 hours) + Liberal Arts Core (47 hours)

Liberal Arts Core (47 hours)


ENGL 111  and 112  are to be taken in sequence and are prerequisite to all other English courses.

Major Studies (40 hours)

All courses in Group I are required. At least two courses in Group II are required. At least one course in Group III is required. No more than three courses can count toward the major from any one of Groups III - VII. Students must earn grades of “C” or better in courses counting toward the major.

Group IV: Nineteenth-Century British Literature


* Adolescent Literature counts toward the major only for students in English Education. Refer to the School of Education  section of this catalog for more information.

** In some cases the department chairperson may designate that a Special Topics (ENGL 480) class satisfies other group requirements. See “Special Topic Courses  ” information in this catalog.

*** Internship hours may count as general elective hours or toward the major under group VI, depending on the nature of the internship. The department chairperson will specify whether the internship counts toward the major when approving the internship.


All students must have at least 125 hours to graduate. Students must meet the Residency Requirements  described in this catalog.

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