English Major

General Education Requirements (42 hours)

Written Communication 6 hrs
Course # Title Credits
ENG 103 English Composition I 3
ENG 113 English Composition II 3
Oral Communication 3 hrs
Course # Title Credits
SP 203 Effective Speaking 3
Social Sciences and Humanities* 12 hrs
Course # Title Credits
ENG 153 Introduction to Literature 3
ENG 363 The English Language 3
PSY 113 Principles of Psychology 3
One additional course from Social Science 3
* Must include 2 courses from Social Science and Humanities, and be on the grid.
Mathematics and Science** 10 hrs
** Must include at least one math and one science course.
Other 11 hrs
Course # Title Credits
ENG 433 Shakespeare and His Times 3
COM 363 Rhetoric and Persuasion 3
COM 203 Media and Society 3
Additional 2 hours of General Education 2

Program Requirements (78 hrs)

Composition Core 21 hrs
Course # Title Credits
ENG 133 Technical Communication 3
ENG 273 Creative Writing 3
ENG 412 Writing Center Consulting 2
ENG 411L Writing Center Consulting Lab 1
ENG 303 Advanced Technical Communication 3
Or take instead…
ENG 453 Advanced Composition 3
Take 9 hours of these COM electives
COM 183 Writing for the Media 3
COM 253 Event Planning and Promotion 3
COM 343 Web Content Management 3
COM 353 PR Writing and Production 3
COM 383 Feature Reporting 3
COM 413 Corporate and Organizational Communication 3
COM 483 Public Affairs Reporting 3
(or other COM course approved by advisor)
Literature Core 21 hrs
Course # Title Credits
Take 3 of these 5 survey courses
ENG 2013 British Literature I 3
ENG 2023 British Literature II 3
ENG 2113 American Literature I 3
ENG 2123 American Literature II 3
ENG 253 Readings in World Literature 3
Take the following
ENG 373 Literary Theory 3
Take 9 hours of these literature electives
ENG 233 Mythology 3
ENG 263 Contemporary Themes in Literature 3
ENG 3303 The Bible as Literature 3
ENG 3313 Graphic Novels 3
ENG 423 Drama 3
ENG 443 Poetry 3
FLM 203 Film Appreciation 3
(or other literature course approved by advisor)
Program Core 6 hrs
Course # Title Credits
ENG 4013 Capstone Study in English 3
ENG 4023 Senior Capstone Internship 3
Additional Requirements 30 hrs
Course # Title Credits
UE 101 University Experience 1
Free Electives 29