Academics


The Department of English offers the B.A. in English as well as minors in literature (reading) and writing.

English Majors

Bachelor in Arts: Major in English

English Minors

Minor in Literature
Minor in Creative Writing
Minor in Professional Writing

A grade of C or better in English 102, or its equivalent, is a prerequisite for all other English courses. All students pursuing the B.A. in English must complete at least 18 hours in the major (coursework at the 300 level or above) at USC Aiken.

Technological Literacy in English

All English majors will demonstrate proficiency in the compilation, evaluation, and integration of electronic sources in researched writing, particularly in the following required courses: ENGL 284, 285, 288, 289, and the senior project. Furthermore, all English classes require some use of computer technology, from simple word-processing to internet navigation.