English Minor



Bachelor of Arts
  1. ENG 235(3)
  2. 15 hours of English electives, including three 500-level courses, for a total of not fewer than 18 hours


Bachelor of Fine Arts
Bachelor of Music
Bachelor of Science

There is no required selection of courses for an English minor for these degrees. Students are advised to select ENG 235(3), 340(3), 341(3), 350(3), 351(3), and electives in English for a total of not fewer than 18 hours.


Bachelor of Science in Education (Non-Certifiable)
  1. Nine hours in composition from: ENG 110(3), 203(3), 210(3), 215(3), 221(3), 235(3), 310(3), 520(3); JRN 270(3)
  2. ENG 351(3), 390(3), 491(3); ENG 338(3) or 536(3)
  3. One course from: ENG 340(3), 341(3), 360(3), 361(3), 362(3), 512(3)
  4. One course from: ENG 205(3), 350(3), 517(3), for a total of not fewer than 27 hours

General education program restriction

With the exception of ENG 310 and ENG 321, English courses counted towards General Education requirements may not also be used to meet:

  • major requirements
  • minor requirements
  • Fine Arts requirement on the Bachelor of Arts degree

BA fine arts restriction

English majors or minors may not use the same literature courses to satisfy both the major or minor requirements and the Fine Arts requirement.

Restriction for english majors

Students completing both a major and a minor offered by the English Department may not count the same courses on both the major and the minor.