Students may choose the English, Language and Literature Track, Certification as Secondary School Teacher, or the Writing Track.
The minor in English consists of 18 semester hours of ENGL to include 6 hours selected from:
9 hours in ENGL courses (may include ENGE 519 and a maximum of 3 hours in ENGL 200) and
3 hours in ENGL courses numbered above 499.
6 hours must be above 299.
Students completing the writing minor will earn 18 semester hours and may emphasize either Creative Writing or Professional Writing. Students in either option must demonstrate completion
of 6 hours from:
If this requirement is not counted toward the major,
students may use these 6 hours as part of the required 18 semester hours in the
Students choosing the Creative Emphasis choose 6-9 hours from:
and 9-12 hours from:
Students choosing the Professional Emphasis choose 12-18 hours from:
The Master of Arts in English consists
of either 30 semester hours with a thesis or 36 semester hours without
one. While our program emphasizes the study of literature, students are
able to take courses in creative writing, composition and rhetoric, and
linguistics; collateral courses are also available in supporting areas
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