Mar 19, 2018  
2017-2018 Undergraduate Bulletin 
2017-2018 Undergraduate Bulletin

English (B.S.)

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Bulletin/Catalog Year 2017-2018

College of Arts and Letters

Languages and Literature

Location: Harned Hall, 115
Phone: (931) 221-7891

Description of Major

The English major, leading to the B.A. or B.S. degrees, provides the foundation for a variety of careers. In addition to training students for positions that call primarily for language skills, the English major is a fine preparation for any work where the ability to think independently and creatively is valued.

General Education Core

  Credit Hours
see Common Core 41
University-Wide Freshman Seminar Requirement 1

Major Core Requirements

Total Hours 36

Total Hours 3

Total Hours 21

Upper Division Courses with Department Appproval

Select four (4) upper division English courses approved by the department from the courses listed below

Total Hours 12

Total Hours 12


A minor is required for this degree path but there is not a required /specific minor.

Total Hours 18 (as per University guidelines)

Total Program Hours 120

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