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2018-2019 Undergraduate Catalog 
2018-2019 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

English, B.A.

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Bachelor of Arts Degree
College of Humanities and Social Sciences, Department of English
(470) 578-6297

English majors take 18 hours of courses in lower-division major requirements. These courses are designed as an introduction to the field of English Studies.

At the 3000/4000 level, students choose one course from each of eight categories: Language, Writing, Genres, Cultural Studies, Theory, and three period requirements.

The English major culminates in the Senior Seminar, which is the major’s capstone course.

All English majors must demonstrate competence in foreign languages up through the level of FL 2002.

General Education (42 Credit Hours)

See listing of requirements.   

General Education Requirements Specific to This Major

Major Requirements (30 Credit Hours)

At least 24 of these 30 hours must be taken at Kennesaw State.

Three hours from each of the following eight groups (24 Credit Hours)


*This course can be taken more than once provided the course content differs entirely from the previous offering.

Senior Seminar (3 Credit Hours)

Elective (3 Credit Hours)

3000 or 4000-Level ENGL/FILM/WRIT/LING

Upper Level Electives (9 Credit Hours)

Three 9 hours of upper-division studies can be selected from any 3000- or 4000-level courses in the university curriculum.

Free Electives (21 Credit Hours)

Any courses in the university curriculum.

Program Total (120 Credit Hours)

University-Wide Degree Requirements (3 Credit Hours)


Graduation Credit Hour Total (123 Credit Hours)

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