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Degree Requirements: Bachelor of Arts with a major in English

The major in English at Lebanon Valley College advances the key goals of a liberal arts education by teaching students to ask probing questions about a wide range of texts and to appreciate the variety of creative accomplishments in the English language. While majors may choose to concentrate in literature, communications, creative writing, theater or secondary education, the basis for all concentrations is the study of literature: imaginative, complex, and challenging texts in a variety of genres and media.


Degree Requirements: Bachelor of Arts with a major in English

Required courses:

ENG 120 Introduction to Literature
ENG 321 Hist. & Grammar of Eng. Lang.

Two of the following:

ENG 221 Survey of Amer. Literature I
ENG 222 Survey of Amer. Literature II
ENG 225 Survey of English Literature I
ENG 226 Survey of English Lit II
ENG 227 Survey of World Literature I
ENG 228 Survey of World Literature II

One of:

ENG 341 Shakespeare I
ENG 342 Shakespeare II

Students must choose one of the concentrations below in addition to the core.

Communications
Literature
Secondary Education
Theater
Creative Writing