Jul 16, 2019  
Undergraduate/Graduate Catalog 2018-2019 
Undergraduate/Graduate Catalog 2018-2019

English, BA

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Department: English 

Grade Requirement

Majors must achieve a minimum grade of “C” in ENGL 101/101E - Writing Rhetorically  and ENGL 102 - Writing Rhetorically with Sources . Credit earned for ENGL 101/101E  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.

Course Requirements

Senior seminar (3 credits)

Complete one course, selected from the following: 

Electives (15 credits)

Complete five additional English (ENGL) courses at the 200-level or above; at least three courses must be at the 300-level or above. ENGL 254 - Literature for Elementary Education Majors  does not count toward the English major.


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 and Procedures  section of this catalog.

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