Minor in English
Students who wish to hone their critical reading, thinking, writing, and research skills while majoring in another field have the opportunity to take a minor in English. The minor is comprised of eighteen semester-hours of composition and literature.For a detailed list of courses required for a minor in English, see the Undergraduate Bulletin.
An English minor fits well with a number of majors to open up various potential career paths, especially if you plan to continue on to graduate school after completing your bachelor's. The possibilities are endless, but a few possible fields are listed below.
- Teaching (with Education major)
- Social Work (with Social Work major)
- Business Management or Marketing (with Business major)
- Medicine (with Biology major)
Paula C. Barnes,
Chair, English & Foreign Languages Department