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English and Foreign Languages

English and Foreign Language Majors

Liberal Arts English

39 Credit Hours
This program is designed to provide a solid foundation in language and literature for students who plan to enter graduate English study and perhaps college English teaching. Four semesters (or the equivalent) of a modern or classical language at the college level are required.

For an idea of coursework, please download the Bachelor of Arts in English Program Sheet (pdf).

This major also requires the following Core Requirements (ENGL 231 or 232, 241, 242, 251, 252, 262, 303, 452) plus one of the following concentrations: LITERATURE (15 semester hours from Engl 320, 362, 456, 463, 491, 492); BUSINESS (fifteen semester hours from Bus 200, 230, 281, 351, Comm 385); COMMUNCATION (fifteen semester hours, Comm 211, 310, 330, 385 and Engl 362).

Secondary Education

39 Credit Hours
The major in Secondary Education requires COMM 211; ENGL 232, 241, 242, 251, 252, 303, 405, 452, SPCH 121, plus nine hours from ENGL 262, 320, 362, 420, 456, 463, 465, 491, 492.