Minor in English

A grade point average of 2.00 is required for all English (ENGL) courses taken in residence that may be applied to the minor.


  • ENGL 200C – Literary Analysis (3)
  • ENGL 201 – Career Seminar (0.5)
  • ENGL 259 – Argument and Persuasion (3)
  • FOUR ENGL electives: two courses chosen from ENGL 180 and/or any English courses at the 200/2000 level or beyond; and two must be at the 300 level or beyond (12).  ENGL 3990 may not be used as a minor elective.

Total: 18.5 credits

Note: Only one course applied to a student’s major may also be used to meet a requirement in the student’s English minor.

The English department also offers a certificate in public and professional writing.