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English/Education Double Major

Complete details on the Secondary Education degree with a specialization in English are available on the Department of Education website. English requirements for this degree are as follows: General Education Requirements Students preparing for teacher certification must take World Literature to fulfill the general education literature requirement.

Competency Requirement English/Education students must demonstrate competency in standard English grammar and usage in one of the following ways:

  • Making a grade of C or higher in Advanced Grammar (ENGL 3203)
  • Passing a designated grammar test at a level of 70% or higher

Required Courses (36 credit hrs) 

ENGL 2303 Critical Reading and Writing  
ENGL 2123 Introduction to Creative Writing
ENGL 2403 British Literature, Beowulf to Milton
ENGL 2413 British Literature, Victorian to Modern
ENGL 2713 American Literature, Colonial to Civil War
ENGL 2813 American Literature, Realism to Present
ENGL 3203 Advanced Grammar and Usage
ENGL 3423 Advanced Composition
ENGL 4503 Shakespeare
ENGL Rhetoric elective
ENGL 4663 Literature for Adolescents  
ENGL 4762 Senior Seminar (spring of junior year)  
ENGL 4761 Senior Project (fall of senior year)

YOU QUALIFY FOR FINANCIAL AID

If you score above a 22 on the ACT/100 SAT with a 3.0 GPA, you qualify for: 

Academic scholarships from $1,700–$8,000 per year

Departmental scholarships from $3,000–$11,000 per year

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