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Core Requirements

Communicating in the World 12 Credit Hours
*EN100 College Writing             
*EN101 Literature for Composition                      
Electives in Communication Performance, Foreign Language, Music Performance, Drama, Creative, Persuasive or Technical Writing, or Studio Art     
EN202 Expository Writing                                    

The Human Experience 11 Credit Hours
EN205 Survey of British Literature, Old English to 1798                    
Religion                                              
Healthy Lifestyles (Physical Education activity courses)       
EN207 Survey of American Literature, Colonial to 1865                                      

Scientific Experience 7-8 Credit Hours
Laboratory Science                                
Contextual Science                                             

Analysis 7-8 Credit Hours
* MA102 or above                     
Electives in Applied Analysis (including but not limited to MA102 or above, Critical Thinking, Logic, or Music Theory)                              

Global Society and its Culture 9 Credit Hours
Electives in Economics, Sociology, History, or Political Science                               
EN208 Survey of American Literature, 1865 to the Present                      
EN209 Survey of World Literature, Antiquity to 1750                                    

MAJOR Requirements 16 Credit Hours  
EN103 Introduction to Literary Studies     
EN206 Survey of British Literature, 1798 to the Present                    
EN210 Survey of World Literature, 1750 to the Present                            
EN317 History and Structure of the English Language
EN400 Literature and Theory                  
EN435 Shakespeare and His Age             

MAJOR Electives 18 Credit Hours          
Electives in literature at the 300 and 400 level      

FREE Electives
Free Electives (300- and 400- level) 18
Free Electives (any level) 25-27

TOTAL Credit Hours: 124

*A grade of C or better is required

 Proposed Course Schedule