The study of English develops students’ writing, interpretive, and critical-thinking skills in ways that benefit any other area of study they may pursue.
Students at Saint Mary’s can select writing and literature courses to create a custom English minor, tailored to complement their particular interests, major, or career goals.
High School Preparation
High school classes that would be helpful to prepare for the English major: Creative Writing, English, English Literature, Journalism, Latin Literature, Psychology, and Speech.
Enhance Your Experience
18 credits in English beyond E120 English Composition that must include at least one upper-division writing course and at least one upper-division literature course.