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We also offer a MAJOR in English and a MINOR in Professional Writing.


A total of 20 hours with grades of “C-” or better, including 12 hours at the 300- or 400- level is required. Courses other than those offered only as pass/no pass may not be taken on a pass/no pass basis for this minor.

EN131 Writing III: Advanced Writing and Practice (4)

EN150 Topics in Literature (2)

EN232 Varieties of Literature (4)

EN233 Literature of Rural Life and the Environment (4)

EN235G-HU Literature for Children and Young Adults (4)

EN242 American Literature Survey (4)

EN244G-HU British Literature I (4)

EN245G-HU British Literature II (4)

EN250G-HU Topics in Global Literature (4)

EN330 Major Authors or Movements (4)

EN331 Shakespeare (4)

EN334 Literary Studies (4)

EN336 Creative Writing (4)

EN338 Contemporary American Literature (4)

EN350 Advanced Topics in Literature (2)

EN430G-HU Studies in World Literature (4)

EN435 Introduction to Linguistics: History and Structure (4)

EN495 Senior Seminar (4)

ID134G Introduction to Race, Gender, and Ethnicity Studies (4)

Note: EN101and EN103H may not be counted as part of a major or minor.