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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.

Career Fields

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)

Department Information

Visit the English & Foreign Languages website

Contacts Information

Dr. Charlotte Teague,

Interim Chair, English & Foreign Languages Department
Room 212