English

Requirements: Minors in English

English Minor

Five courses at the 300-400 level are required for a minor in English. ENG 205 and ENG 206 Shakespeare may also count as upper-level courses for the English minor. There is no senior project or exit requirement for English minors.

Creative Writing Minor 

For students matriculating fall 2018 and after:

The creative writing minor can be achieved through the successful completion of six (6) courses (24 credits) and attendance at six (6) literary events.

Find more detailed information on the creative writing minor (fall 2018 and after) here

For students matriculating previous to fall 2018:

The minor in creative writing can be achieved through the successful completion of five courses—Introduction to Creative Writing and then any combination of four of the 300-400 level courses indicated below as well as designated “special topics” courses.

  • ENG 103: Introduction to Creative Writing
  • ENG 352: Forms of Poetry
  • ENG 353: Contemporary American Literature: Living Writers
  • ENG/DRA 351: Playwriting I
  • ENG/DRA 451: Playwriting II
  • ENG 454: Creative Writing Workshop: Nonfiction
  • ENG 453. Creative Writing Workshop: Poetry
  • ENG 452. Creative Writing Workshop: Fiction

Find more detailed information on the creative writing minor (previous to fall 2018) here

Journalism, Editing & Publishing (JEP) Minor

Students must take a total of six (6) courses (22-24 credits) and attend six (6) literary events to complete the JEP minor. Special topics courses, which will also count in some categories, will vary each semester.

Find more detailed information on the JEP minor here