Minors and Interdisciplinary Programs
An English minor is a "value added" to any degree program offered at MTSU. Courses may be selected from a variety of upper-division courses according to the student’s academic interests and career goals.
A minor in English requires a minimum of 15 upper division hours, including ENGL 3007: Writing and the Literary Imagination.
NOTE: Required General Education English courses (ENGL 1010, 1020, 2020, 2030) may not be counted as part of the hours required for the minor. ENGL 2500: Introduction to Creative Writing, however, may be applied to the required hours.
Interdisciplinary Minors and Programs
The English Department coordinates several interdisciplinary minors, including:
The English Department also contributes to several interdisciplinary minors and programs not housed in the department, including:
- African American Studies
- American Culture
- Classical Studies
- Early Modern European Studies
- Environment and Human Society
- Global Studies
- Latin American Studies
- Linguistics Studies
- Media, History, and Culture
- Medieval Studies
- Middle East Studies
- Native American Studies
- Russian Studies
- Southern Studies
- Twentieth-Century European Studies
- Women's Studies & Gender Studies
For more information on any of these programs, check the appropriate sections of the current undergraduate catalog.
Department of English
Middle Tennessee State University
1301 East Main Street
Murfreesboro, TN 37132
Main Office: Peck Hall 302
Chair: Dr. Stephen Severn
Telephone: (615) 898-2648