Each semester, the English department prepares a chart showing how each offered course might fulfill your English major or minor requirements. 

For example:

Course #TitleCreative Writing ProgramFilm and Media Studies ProgramLiterary StudiesMinor Requirement Fulfilled
ENLS 397.01 Gender and Film CW Major or Concentration:
Literary Studies 300-level
FMS Major Group 1
LS Elective and
FMS Minor Group 1


  • Courses numbered below ENGL 198 do not fulfill requirements for the English major.

Course Descriptions

See additional details in the Course Catalog.


Do I need to take ENGL 101 if I want to be an English major, or ENGL 106 if I want to major in creative writing?

Can ENGL seminars fulfill both the seminar requirement and a historical period requirement for the English major?

The Advising FAQ answers these questions and more.


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