2022-2023 Academic Catalog

Bachelor of Arts in English - Creative Writing Concentration

Summary of Graduation Requirements

Subject Area Credits
General Education Core 40
Major Requirements 69
Free Electives 11
Total Credit Hours 120


 Curriculum

Plan of Study Grid
First YearCredits
BIO 100 Biological Science 3
SCI 101 Physical Science for Non-Science Majors 3
BIO 100L
Biological Science Lab
or Physical Science Laboratory
1
CSC 150 Computer Literacy 3
ENG 101 College English I 3
ENG 102 College English II 3
FRN 111
Elementary French I
or Elementary Spanish
3
FRN 112
Elementary French II
or Elementary Spanish II
3
Select one of the following: 3
History of World Societies I  
History of World Societies II  
United States History to 1865  
United States History Since 1865  
SEM 101
SEM 102
Spartan Seminar 101
and Spartan Seminar 102
2
ENG 110 Introducation to Creative Writing 3
 Credits30
Second Year
PED 100 Fundametals of Fitness for Life 1
HED 100 Personal and Community Health 2
MTH 103 Mathematics in General Education 3
ENG 207 Introduction to World Literature 3
ENG 286 Writing About Literary Texts 3
FRN 211
Intermediate French I
or Intermediate Spanish I
3
FRN 212
Intermediate French II
or Intermediate Spanish II
3
ENG 285 Public Speaking 3
SEM 201 Spartan Seminar 201 1
XXX XXX Unrestricted Elective 2
ENG 215 Writing Short Stories 3
ENG 218 Writing Poetry I 3
 Credits30
Third Year
ENG 306 Introduction to Literary Criticism 3
ENG 315 Survey of English Literature I 3
ENG 341 American Literature I 3
ENG 342 American Literature II 3
ENG 350 Seminar in Literary Analysis and Interpretation 3
ENG 383 African-American Literature, 1940-PRESENT 3
Select one of the following: 3
African-American Music  
African-American History  
African-American History Since 1865  
African American Health  
Modern African History & Cultures 1600-PRESENT  
ENG 312 Writing in a Genre 3
ENG 318 Writing Poetry II 3
XXX XXX Unrestricted Elective 3
 Credits30
Fourth Year
ENG 430 Romantic Writers 3
ENG 413 Shakespeare 3
ENG 450 Research Seminar and Sr Thesis 3
ENG 454 Young Adult Literature 3
ENG 456 Women's Studies: Myths and Images 3
ENG 466 Special Topics in Creative Writing 3
ENG 314 Screenwriting 3
ENG 313 Writing Creative Nonfiction 3
XXX XXX Unrestrictive Elective 6
 Credits30
 Total Credits120