Those students who wish to pursue a minor in English may choose to participate in either a 12-credit writing or literature concentration. The minor in English provides students in all disciplines with an opportunity to read, write about and interpret literary texts, and serves as a bridge for students who are interested in pursuing a BA in English. Students who pursue the English minor will have some advantage in the job market.
English Literature Minor
The literature minor offers students an integrated choice of courses, increased competence in critical reading and writing, an in-depth study of literature, and broadened experiences in this area. Students who pursue the minor in English with a concentration in writing are required to take the following courses: ENGL 210 and three 300-level English literature courses listed below.