Apr 21, 2024  
2022-2023 Undergraduate Catalog 
2022-2023 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 specialization (B.S.Ed.)

See Secondary Education-English Education specialization (B.S.Ed.)  for program requirements.

State Authorization - It Matters Where You Live

If your learning placement course (internship, externship, clinical, rotation, practicum, independent study, study away, etc.) or your online course will be taken outside South Dakota, please reference USD’s State Authorization webpage.

State Authorization