English, Writing Emphasis

  • This major prepares students for graduate work in the discipline or for careers such as research, writing, editing, and a variety of other related occupations. The program focuses studies on technical, professional, rhetorical, and creative writing. ENGLW.BA

English, Literature Emphasis

  • This major prepares students for graduate work in the discipline and provides a broad overview of literature, emphasizing British and American writers. The program offers a variety of literary periods to study, such as Romantic and Victorian. ENGLI.BA

English, 6-12 Teacher Licensure

  • This major prepares students to teach English at the middle and high school levels. In addition to courses in the English major, students complete the professional education sequence, including a semester of student teaching at the secondary level. ENGLI.BAT

Student majors from across campus can add a minor in any of our department’s four disciplines. To see a list of available minors in Language and Literature, click HERE.