2020-2021 Academic Catalog

English, Minor

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, 1940-PRESENT 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
American Literature I
American Literature II
ENG 306Introduction to Literary Criticism3
Select nine hours of ENG electives at the 300-400 level9
Total Credits18