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Major Requirements

Course Requirements

All English majors must complete the following core courses early in their studies: 

ENG 101/Hon 101, ENG 205, ENG 206, and ENG 207 are prerequisites for many of the 300-level literature courses in the major.

*Honors students who meet the HON 101 requirement through AP Literature credit must take ENG 101 to fulfill the English major core requirement.

Concentration Requirements

English majors should declare a concentration in Literary Studies or Creative Writing by the time they complete the English core courses.  All further course requirements are listed within the two concentrations.​

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