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Undergraduate/Graduate Catalog 2013-2014 
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English, BA

Department: English 

Grade Requirement

Majors must achieve a grade of “C” or above in ENGL 101  Writing Rhetorically and ENGL 102  Writing Rhetorically with Sources. Credit earned for ENGL 101  and ENGL 102  may not be applied to the major.

The Department of English will permit a major to use only one passing grade below “C-” to satisfy requirements in the English major. An additional grade below “C-” will require the major to take another English course.

Complete one Senior Seminar from the following (3 credits)

 Note(s): Each of these courses also fulfills the upper-level Writing Designated within the Major course requirement (CWRM).

Electives (15 credits)

Complete five additional 200-level or above elective courses in English (ENGL).  At least two courses must be at the 300 level or above.


Topical courses may fulfill some of the above requirements with the consent of the department chairperson. Topics will be announced prior to registration.

Total minimum credits: 36

Core Curriculum Requirements

A minimum of 120 earned credit hours is required for graduation. These earned hours include the Core Curriculum Requirements as specified in the “Undergraduate Academic Programs ” section of this catalog and at the Core Curriculum website, www.bridgew.edu/corecurriculum. For additional graduation requirements, see the “Undergraduate Academic Policies ” section of this catalog.