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2012-2013 Catalog 
2012-2013 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

English, B.A.

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This baccalaureate degree program gives students an understanding and appreciation of the English language and its literature. It also emphasizes and develops writing, editing, and analytical skills vital to success in professional life. These language skills and the developed insights of the English major often prove attractive to an employer or graduate program as preparation for specialized training in a particular career or field.

1. General University Course Requirements: 43-45 credits

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Departmental Recommendations:

2. Cross-disciplinary Core: 13 credits

Three upper-division literature courses selected from the following: 9 credits

One upper-division linguistics course selected from the following: 3 credits

4. Minor (see minors listed in other disciplines): 18 credits

Students may choose one area of 18 credits, 15 of which must be upper-division courses, OR two areas of 9 credits each, all of which must be from the upper division.

5. Electives (as needed): 14-16 credits

Minimum total credits 126, including 48 upper-division credits

Course Guide for English

All students are expected to meet regularly with their assigned advisor regarding their course of study and progress toward degree/program completion.

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