May 19, 2024  
2018-2019 Undergraduate Catalog 
2018-2019 Undergraduate Catalog [Archived Catalog]

English (B.A., B.S.)

36 Major Hours, 120 Degree Hours

Students in this major must also complete requirements for a degree in the College of Arts & Sciences .


ENGL 101 and ENGL 210 are considered pre-major requirements and do not count towards the 36 credit hours required in the major.  Students who complete UHON 110 are not required to take ENGL 101 or 210 for the purpose of the English major.

Specialization: Secondary Teaching (36 hours)

Students who wish to obtain certification to teach secondary school must also complete coursework and testing in the School of Education. Please contact the English Department or the School of Education for further information.

English Double Major (30 Hours)

See English Double Major  for program requirements.

Secondary Education/English Education (B.S.Ed.) (90 hours)

See Secondary Education/English Education (B.S.Ed.)  for program requirements for double major.

Four-Year Program Guides and Costs

USD encourages students to take 15 credits per semester or 30 credits within the year in order to graduate in 4 years. To help students complete their academic degree program in four years, we provide a sample academic plan. Please work with your academic advisor to confirm your plan.