Information for Undergraduates

Students can major in one of four areas of specialization leading to the bachelor's degree in English:

  • Literature
  • Writing
  • Language and Linguistics
  • English for Secondary Teaching

We offer five areas of minor specialization for students majoring in other fields:

  • Literature
  • Writing
  • Language and Linguistics
  • Cinema and Media Studies
  • Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL)

If you're ready to declare English as your major or minor, or just have more questions, make an appointment to talk with one of the English Department's academic advisors.