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2017-2019 Undergraduate Catalog 
2017-2019 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

English, Literary Studies, B.A.

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Students pursuing a B.A. in English-Literary Studies focus intensively on English, American, and Global literatures, becoming proficient in research methods and textual analysis.  This degree prepares them to enter into a variety of fields post-graduation, including advanced graduate studies, journalism, publishing, public relations, and law, just to name a few. With an English major, future career possibilities are endless. English majors are currently in high demand due to their communication skills, writing skills, and ability to think critically in regards to problem solving.


All students completing a Bachelor of Arts degree are required to attain proficiency in a foreign language. Proficiency may be satisfied by completing a language class at the 103 (intermediate) level or three years of any one foreign language in high school. Students may also meet this requirement through AP or CLEP testing.

English Major Requirements (42 crs.)

Advanced Studies in Literature

Students must take at least 1 course in each category.  (Note: students must take 4 additional courses in this section to reach the 24 credit hours required.)

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