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2023-2024 Undergraduate/Graduate Catalog 
2023-2024 Undergraduate/Graduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

English: Literature, B.A.

Bachelor of Arts
Curriculum 0239 Requirements




General Education Requirements

Students must meet requirements for general education; see  for details. Certain courses that fulfill major or cognate requirements may also apply to general education.

Major Departmental Requirements 45 Credits

Literary Study: (18 cr.)

Literature Requirements: (27 cr.)

Upper-level (300/400) Literature Electives (15 cr.)
Select one course from each of the following:

  • Genre course or themed course (3 cr.)
  • British literature pre-1800 (3 cr.)
  • British literature 1800-1920 (3 cr.)
  • American literature pre-1920 (3 cr.)
  • Literature post-1920 (3 cr.)

English electives in literature, or writing (12 cr.)

Electives 41-42 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 .