2023-2024 Academic Catalog

Minor in English

For an English minor, non-English majors should take 9 credit hours of core courses and 9 credit hours of other English courses.

The Department recommends that a student seeking an English minor choose ENG 207 Introduction to World Literature in the Humanities category and ENG 383 African American Literature in the Cultural Elective category under the General Education Requirements in the Catalog.


The 18 credit hours for the minor in English should be distributed as follows:

Core Courses
Select two of the following:6
Practical English Grammar
Survey of American Literature I
Survey of American Literature II
ENG 306Introduction to Literary Criticism3
Select nine hours of ENG electives at the 300-400 level9
Total Credits18