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Whether you enjoy the study of literature and writing in all its forms, or want to demonstrate a mastery of the written word, an English minor is a personally and professionally rewarding choice.



A minor in English requires completion of a minimum of 15 hours with a maximum of 24 hours. This minor is not open to Creative Writing majors.

One must be chosen from the following:

  • ENG 269: American Literatures I (3 hrs.)
  • ENG 270: American Literatures II (3 hrs.)
  • ENG 271: English Literary Traditions I (3 hrs.)
  • ENG 272: Global Voices (3 hrs.)


  • ENG 308: Women Writers (3 hrs.)
  • 9 hrs of ENG electives including 3 hrs at or above 300 level.


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English and Creative Writing

Dr. Kate Berneking Kogut,
English and Creative Writing Program Chair
(573) 442-2211 ext. 4655 [email protected] Dudley Hall 212 English + Creative Writing

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