Bachelor of Arts with an English Major and Concentration in Creative Writing

Degree Type
Bachelor of Arts, BA
Program

The Bachelor of Arts with a major in English and a concentration in creative writing requires 15 semester hours in writing in addition to the 24 hours of required literature and literary criticism courses already a part of the major in English. A minimum GPA of 2.75 in ENG 292: Introduction to Creative Writing is required as a prerequisite for the writing concentration. Thirty-nine hours are required for a major in English with a concentration in creative writing. The program of study includes the following:

American Literature

Complete one additional course at the 300 level in American Literature

Sub-Total Credits
3

Major Author

Complete one approved course in a major author:

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3

British Literature

Complete one course at the 300 level in British Literature before 1900

Sub-Total Credits
3

Literary Criticism

Should be taken semester after English major is declared

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3

Selection

Choose one of the following:

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3

Seminar

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3
Total Credits
39