Matthew Lessig, chair
Old Main, Room 112
Email: department secretary
School of Arts and Sciences
Karla Alwes, Andrew Anderson, Heather Bartlett, Geoffrey Bender, Ross Borden, Victoria Boynton, Tyler Bradway, Debra Brown, Laura Davies, Tim Emerson, David Franke, Alexander Gonzalez, Andrea Harbin, Mario Hernandez, John Leffel, Christine Lemchak, Matthew Lessig, Gailanne Mackenzie, Cori McKenzie, Noralyn Masselink, Lisa Neville, Jaclyn Pittsley, Daniel Radus, Deborah Rogers, Linda Rosekrans, Kevin Rutherford, Karen Stearns, E. Kim Stone, Laureen Wells, Anne Wiegard
For a listing of adjunct faculty see the Faculty and Administration section.
Degrees and Minors
Bachelor of Arts in English
Bachelor of Arts in Adolescence Education: English (7-12)
Bachelor of Arts in Professional Writing
Minor in English with emphasis areas in:
Language and Literature
Literature and Writing
Minor in Professional Writing
English study involves an exploration of human values, their literary expression and the ways in which language and culture shape them. Courses in English are intended to help students read with understanding and enjoyment and write with skill and grace.
English Honors Program
Students with junior standing who have a grade point average of at least 3.6 in courses taught by the English Department may pursue an honors program designed to stimulate independent work of a high critical and imaginative order. The program involves the "challenging for honors" in two 400-level courses and the writing of a senior thesis. Students may take any English Department 400-level class for honors credit, with approval of the instructor of the course.
- Degree requirements listed in this catalog apply to the majors offered by this department.
- Liberal Arts Requirements: 90 credit hours.