With an English minor, you will explore various forms of literature from selected cultures and periods in history, including novels, theater, fiction, nonfiction, poetry and journalism.


  • Courses will help you to develop skills in reading, literary analysis and writing.
  • Courses will offer you the opportunity to explore a variety of experiences in English, American and multicultural literature.

Career opportunities

The English minor can augment other majors with a study of literature and composition, which is especially beneficial if you are seeking a career in journalism, creative writing, communications, education or business.