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Department of English University of Illinois Springfield

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Bachelor’s Online Degree Requirements

The Bachelor’s Degree in English Online allows students to pursue a Literary Studies concentration.

For online English Majors:

Course Hours
ENG 301 Introduction to the Discipline 4
Two 100/200-level survey courses 6
One 300-level specialty course 4
ENG 311 Literary Research and Theory 4

Three courses from the following categories, with at least two courses from different categories, and at least two courses at the 400-level; the third course may be taken at the 300- or 400-level:
American Literature 4
British Literature 4
World Literature 4
Other Literatures* 4
ENG Elective at the 300- or 400-level 4
General Electives (to bring the credit hour total up to 120)
UIS ECCE Requirements 10