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    Feb 23, 2024  
2021-2022 Augusta University Catalog 
2021-2022 Augusta University Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Bachelor of Arts with a major in English and a concentration in Literature

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Program Overview

Literature tracks of the English major immerse students in a broadly based study of American, British, and World literature. Working closely with faculty mentors, students in the literature track acquire a foundation in great literary texts while also exploring other areas of the English curriculum, such as creative writing, rhetoric, or linguistics.

Program Contact
Christina Heckman, PhD
Admissions Information

For more information on admissions requirements, please visit the Office of Admissions website.

Progression and Graduation Requirements
  • A grade of C or better is required in all Major Concentration courses.

Core Area A-E: 42 Hours

For more information on Core Curriculum Areas A-E, see Core Requirements .

Pre-1500 Literature: 3 Hours

Choose one upper level course from the following:

1500-1800 Literature: 3 Hours

Choose one upper level course from the following:

English Courses: 6 Hours

Choose two additional upper level ENGL courses.

Minor Concentration & Electives: 30 Hours

Minor or Certificate Concentration: 15-18 Hours

Free Electives: 12-15 Hours

Wellness Graduation Requirement: 4 Hours

Students who transfer to Augusta University with less than 60 credit hours must complete the Wellness Requirement.

Total Hours for the Degree: 124 Hours

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