This literature minor lets you further your passion for reading and improve your critical thinking and communication skills. Students majoring in English are not eligible for this minor.

Make yourself marketable

Combine this minor with History or Education.

With my minor, I am hoping to gain more knowledge about literature and broaden my horizons when it comes to reading and writing papers as I would like to work in the publishing industry.

— Sydney Fesler
Minor in Literature


•  LIT 102: Literary Genres 
•  LIT 221: British Literature to 1798
•  LIT 222: British Literature, 1798 to the Present
•  LIT 231: American Literature to 1860
•  LIT 232: American Literature, 1860 to the Present
•  LIT 291: Introduction to Literary Theory
•  One elective Literature course

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