Minor in English 

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Minor Requirements
*A minimum grade of C is required.
Up to 6 hours of General Education (<300 level) may be used to satisfy requirements of a minor. A minimum of 12 hours of upper division coursework is required. A course taken in the minor cannot also be counted toward the major.



Two of the following courses:



English 208, 245, 250, 252, 275, 279, 280, 283, 289, 290, 291, 300

Note: English 300 provides a strong foundation for further study of literature at the 400-level



Four additional English courses:






Students may complete any combination of upper-level English courses or may select one of four focus areas based on course topics and themes: American literature, British literature, Writing or Literature and Culture



Total Hours Required



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