English, BS (transition)
This program is not open for entry for the 2016–2017 year.
The Bachelor of Science in English seeks to foster an understanding and appreciation of the English language through the study of literature and writing in order to promote critical thinking and strong interpersonal communication skills. The program also provides students with a strong background in the liberal arts and science, as well as the opportunity to minor in an area of particular interest.
With strong writing and communications skills and a broad liberal arts and studies background, graduates have the opportunity to pursue careers in areas such as public relations, social media, marketing, and sales in private industry, government agencies, and nonprofits.
Complete all courses listed below unless otherwise indicated.
30 semester hours required
and ENG 1106
|College Writing 1|
and Lab for ENG 1105
and ENG 1108
|College Writing 2|
and Lab for ENG 1107
and ENG 2106
and Lab for ENG 2105
|Course satisfying Engaging Difference and Diversity core||3|
|PHL 2120||Ethical Issues in Communication||3|
|Course satisfying Engaging with the Natural and Designed World core||3|
|MTH 1100||College Algebra||3|
|MTH 2310||Statistics for the Behavioral and Social Sciences||3|
|ITC 1000||Computer Applications||3|
|or ITC 2016||End-User Data Analysis Tools|
18 semester hours required
|Complete 15 semester hours of humanities and social science electives from the following subject areas:||15|
ANT, CJS, HST, HSV, POL, PSY, SOC, ART, CMN, ENG, JRN, PHL, TCC, or a modern foreign language, excluding ENG
|HST 1100||History of the World 1: Prehistory to the Renaissance||3|
|or HST 1150||History of the World 2: From Renaissance to the Present|
51 semester hours required
|ENG 3260||Writing to Inform and Persuade||3|
|ENG 2230||English Literature 1||3|
|ENG 2231||English Literature 2||3|
|ENG 2450||American Literature 1||3|
|ENG 2451||American Literature 2||3|
|ENG 3440||Western World Literature||3|
|Complete one of the following:||3|
|Writing for Young Readers|
or ENG 3220
or ENG 3240
|ENG 4455||Topics in Shakespeare||3|
|Major Elective Courses|
|Complete 24 semester hours of ENG electives.||24|
Complete a minimum of 21 semester hours to reach 120 semester hours.