Course Requirements for English Minors:

  • Minor in English - 24 semester hours
    • 3 ENGL 221 British Literature I
    • 3 ENGL 241 American Lit I
    • 3 ENGL 426 History & Structure of English
    • 3 ENGL 200/300/400 Elective ( Except 201,210)
    • 3 ENGL 300/400 Elective 
    • Take two of the following three courses
      • ENGL 211 World Lit or 212 World Lit II
      • ENGL 222 British Literature II
      • ENGL 242 American Lit II 
    • Take one of the following three courses
      • ENGL 379 Technical Communication
      • ENGL 401 Advanced Writing
      • ENGL 483 Advanced Creative Writing 
  • Minor in English - Teaching 24 semester hours
    • 3 ENGL 221 British Literature I
    • 3 ENGL 241 American Literature I
    • 3 ENGL 304 Fundamentals of English Grammar
    • 3 ENGL 412 Composition for the English Teacher
    • 3 ENGL 426 History/Structures of English
    • 3 ENGL 484 Literary Criticism
    • 3 SEED 424 7-12 Language Arts Methods
    • Take one course from the following:
      • ENGL 211 World Lit I
      • ENGL 212 World Lit II
      • ENGL 222 British Literature II
      • ENGL 242 American Literature II
  • Minor in Professional Writing - 18 semester hours
    • ENGL 283 - Creative Writing I
    • ENGL 379 - Technical Communication
    • ENGL 401 - Advanced Writing
    • SPCM 455 - Visual Culture
    • Take two of the following:
      • BADM 344 - Managerial Communications
      • ENGL 304 - Fundamentals of English Grammar
      • ENGL 476 - Creative Writing: Fiction
      • ENGL 478 - Creative Writing: Poetry
      • ENGL 483 - Advanced Creative Writing
      • ENGL 486 - Rhetorical Theory & Practice
      • ENGL 491 - Independent Study
      • LING 403 - Introduction to Linguistics
      • WRTG 479 - Professional Technical Writing
      • WRTG 492 - Topics
      • WRTG 494 - Internship
      • WRTG 498 - Undergrad Research/Scholarship
      • MCOM 320 - Freelance Writing
        OR
        MCOM 330 - Writing for Electronic Media