Previous English Program (Available only to Majors who declared before Fall 2018)
If you declared your English major before Fall 2018, you may continue your major under the previous program requirements (see below). If you would like to switch to the new requirements print this form or pick one up on the 3rd floor of Benson Hall. The form will ask you to re-declare your major. Fill it out and turn it in to the administrative staff in Benson 314.
previous English curriculum offers
three distinct programs
that allow students to individualize their studies while acquiring the breadth of knowledge and skills of the traditional English major.
Students pursue a broad range of interests through a flexible approach to the study of literature. This program requires 30 total credit hours including:
Students develop their creative writing while acquiring an overview of English literature. This program requires 30 total credit hours including:
To graduate with Honors in English, students must meet all major requirements and complete two Honors seminars in addition to the Colloquium and Thesis. Successful completion of the Honors program involves 33 hours of English, in accordance with the college requirement that all Honors programs require an additional course beyond the major.