May 30, 2023  
2019-2020 Undergraduate/Graduate Catalog 
2019-2020 Undergraduate/Graduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

English: Literature, B.A.

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Bachelor of Arts
Curriculum 0239 Requirements

English Department  


General Education Requirements 33-34 Credits

Up to 14 credits of prerequisite coursework may be required to satisfy GE and will count as elective credit.

Major Departmental Requirements 45 Credits

Literature Requirements: (24 cr.)

  1. Upper-level (300/400) Literature Electives (15 cr.):
    1. Genre course or themed course (3 cr.)
    2. British literature pre-1800 (3 cr.)
    3. British literature 1800-1920 (3 cr.)
    4. American literature pre-1920 (3 cr.)
    5. Literature post-1920 (3 cr.)
  2. English electives in literature, or writing (9 cr.)

Electives 47-48 Credits

Certain major/cognate courses may also satisfy GE requirements thus increase elective credits accordingly.

Total Credits minimum 120

Additional Degree Requirements

  1. A minimum overall GPA of 2.0 in all required major courses (Major Departmental Requirements).
  2. Completion of all college-wide degree requirements (Undergraduate Degree Requirements , General Education Program ).

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