Department of English and Modern Languages

You can complete a B.A. entirely online in a degree program that is one of the best in the nation in English.

We offer a B.A. in English, an M.A. in English, and undergraduate minors in English and Spanish.

What’s New:

  • Uproot writer’s group is now meeting every Friday at noon at a local, Springfield coffee shop.
  • The Shelterbelt Creative Writing and Publishing Series is currently working on a new website. More information to come.
  • Our website has been recently updated. Look around and see what’s new.

Upcoming Events:

The UIS English and Modern Languages Department offers:

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Dr. Donna Bussell teaches a class of undergraduates
Dr. Donna Bussell teaches a class of undergraduates
Undergraduate students discuss presentations
Undergraduate students discuss presentations

To learn more about our department, our mission, and what we offer our students, check out our About section.