It is the student’s responsibility to read the university catalog and be familiar with degree requirements.
Complete at least 120 semester credit hours.
Complete at least 54 hours at the junior/senior level. At least 30 of these hours must be completed at UTPB
Complete at least 18 hours in a minor. At least 9 of these must be at the junior/senior level. Students seeking a second teaching field for secondary certification in English must complete all requirements for the major.
Earn at least a C grade in all English courses counting toward the minimum course requirements and maintain at least a GPA of 2.00 for all courses applicable toward the B.A. degree. Students seeking teacher certification must maintain a GPA of at least 2.75 in all English courses beyond Freshman Composition.
A TOTAL OF THIRTY HOURS (30 sch) of study is required for the major; 6 sch may be at the sophomore (2000) level; 6 sch MUST be at the senior level (4000). The freshman English courses (ENGL 1301 & ENGL 1302) are not included in the English major.