Skip to Navigation
    University of Texas Permian Basin
   
 
  Sep 24, 2017
 
 
    
2015 - 2017 UTPB Undergraduate Catalog

English, BA


Return to Programs of Study Return to: Programs of Study

Degree Requirements


It is the student’s responsibility to read the university catalog and be familiar with degree requirements.

  1. Complete at least 120 semester credit hours.
  2. Complete at least 54 hours at the junior/senior level. At least 30 of these hours must be completed at UTPB
  3. 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.
  4. 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.

General Education Requirements (42 sch)


Communication (6 sch)


Language, Philosophy and Culture (3 sch)


* UNIV courses are open to students in the Honors Program only.

Political Science (U.S., State of Texas and Local Government) (6 sch)


Creative Arts (3 sch)


* UNIV courses are open to students in the Honors Program only.

Component Area (3 sch)


Computer Use


All majors must demonstrate a basic use of computing through either a computer literacy test, COSC 1335 , or similar computer science course which requires the actual use of computers.

Major Requirements (30 sch)


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.

American Literature (one required)


Minor (or Second Teaching Field) (18 sch)


At least 9 of these must be at the junior/senior level.

Return to Programs of Study Return to: Programs of Study