English, Minor

The English minor offers students the opportunity to complement their major area with focused course work in any of the broad areas of English studies, such as writing practices, language, rhetoric, and literature. 

Complete all courses listed below unless otherwise indicated. Three of the four total courses must be taken at Northeastern.

Note: Courses taken to fulfill the first-year writing requirement and the Advanced Writing in the Disciplines requirements do not count toward this minor. A total of 16 semester hours is required for the English minor. 


Introductory Course
Complete one course in the following range:4
ENGL 1001 to ENGL 1999
Complete three ENGL courses, two of which must be in the range ENGL 2000 to ENGL 4999.12

GPA Requirement

2.000 GPA required in the minor