Undergraduate Programs: Minor

Minors in English

The department supports several minors.

  • The literature minor may focus on a particular topic, historical period, or genre such as the novel, short story, play, poetry, or nonfiction.
  • The linguistics minor may include a range of topics offered in the department, or it may focus on the interdisciplinary minor in Cognitive Studies (see Catalog index).
  • The professional communication minor in participation with the Department of Communication
  • The comparative literature minor in participation with Department of Foreign Languages and Literatures 

The department also participates in offering interdisciplinary minors with:

    • Black Studies
    • Classical Studies
    • Latin American Studies
    • Gender and Sexuality Studies.

concentration in Medieval Studies exploring the literary roots and early languages of present-day Britain and Europe is also available.

View English Program Minor Requirements in Undergraduate Catalog (link on right).