Bachelor of Arts in English Objectives


The mission of the English program is to graduate students who have mastered the principles of writing and textual interpretation, who have a sound knowledge of the development of human intellectual culture through literature, and who have developed the ability to create and analyze literary works intelligently


  1. B.A. in English: six hours of English Composition from the University Core Curriculum requirements, six hours of lower-division literature survey courses, 30 hours as specified, 18 hours in a minor, and four semesters of a foreign language
  2. Minors in English, Medieval and Renaissance Studies, Asian Studies, Spanish, and Theatre Studies: 18 hours for each program
  3. Teacher Certification