The English Minor
The English minor consists of 15 credit hours of coursework beyond the required composition course. It must include at least 6 credit hours in courses numbered 3000 or above (200 or above in the former numbering system) and must include at least 3 credit hours at the 4000 level. It may include no more than 6 credit hours in special problems, methods, or reading courses such as English 4955 and 4960. A grade of C or above must be earned in all minor course work and a minimum GPA of 2.0 achieved in the minor. A minimum of 9 hours must be completed in residence.
The English Writing Minor
The Writing Minor is a 15-hour course of study designed to help students in all majors and colleges improve their writing and critical thinking skills. It includes at least nine hours in writing courses specified by the department, including six hours in courses numbered 3000 or above. The other six hours may be other writing courses or Writing Intensive courses beyond those WI courses required for graduation. Enrollment in this minor is limited; consult with the English Department Undergraduate Advisor to enroll.