English

Majors

English, BA & BS
Study English and concentrate on either literature or creative writing to develop your skills of literary analysis and critical writing or refine your creative written voice. You'll read extensively, closely examine American and global works of historical and cultural significance, and create original works of literary analysis, fiction, poetry, and creative nonfiction. Learn more.

English Education, BS
Prepare for a teaching career at the middle or high school level by majoring in English education. Along with taking classes to develop your writing and literary analysis skills, you'll also take courses to prepare you to run a classroom. All education majors spend a semester student-teaching full-time. Learn more.

A concentration in world literature is also available with an International Studies major.

Minors

English
Develop your writing skills and explore literature from various eras and locales with an English minor.

Creative Writing
Exercise your creative muscle in classes on poetry, fiction, and creative nonfiction writing with a creative writing minor.

Literature
Explore the classics and what makes them significant with a literature minor. Our Literary London travel course fulfills one class requirement for this minor.