The College of Continuing Professional Studies offers an associate of science in English. This program is designed to develop the students' skills in writing and speaking effectively and in reading and evaluating literature with understanding. The program also prepares students for transfer to a four-year school.
The English program requires 22 hours of coursework in the following distribution:
British and American Literature
Choose two of the following:
ENGL 201: British Literature I: Medieval through Eighteenth Century
ENGL 202: British Literature II: Nineteenth Century through the Present
ENGL 203: American Literature I: 1620-1865
ENGL 204: American Literature II: 1865-1980
Advanced Literature Courses:
Choose any two 300- or 400-level literature courses listed in the catalog, one of which must be Pre-1800 (Courses that fulfill Pre-1800 requirement include ENGL 305 Studies in Ancient through Medieval Literature; ENGL 306 Studies in 16th through 18th Century Literature; ENGL 342 Shakespeare and Ethics; and some instances of ENGL 303 Single Authors).
Students also must complete three hours of English electives.
General Education Courses
Students must take the following courses as part of general education requirements: