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General Education Requirements Credit Hours
English 101, English Composition 3
English 102, English Composition, or
Communication 101, Introduction to Public Speaking
*Humanities/Fine Arts 6
Mathematics 3
*Natural Sciences 8
**Physical Education 200, Healthful Living, or
Physical Education 212, Health and Fitness, or
Physical Education 214, Personal Health
Political Science 101, National Government, or
Political Science 102, State Governments, or
History 201, American History to 1865, or
History 202, American History 1865 to Present
*Social Sciences 3


Major Requirements Credit Hours
Required at least one course in ENGL (Excluding ENGL 101
or ENGL 102 or ENGL 103) 
General Electives 27



English courses offered at LMC Credit Hours
English 101, English Composition  3
English 102, English Composition 3
English 103, Technical Writing 3
English 201, Gender Studies 3
English 203, Masterpieces of English Literature I 3
English 204, Masterpieces of British Literature II 3
English 205, Introduction to Shakespeare 3
English 206, Modern Drama 3
English 208, Literary Interpretation 3
English 209, American Novel 3
English 210, American Literature to 1865 3
English 211, American Literature 1865 to Present 3
English 214, Children’s Literature 3
English 215, Poetry 3
English 216, Literature of Black America 3
English 217, Creative Writing 3
English 220, Contemporary Fiction 3


*From at least two academic disciplines.
**Credit hours listed are based on minimum earned. For example, MATH courses have 3, 4, or 5 credits.
Please see catalog for courses that have honors equivalents and meet Michigan Transfer Agreement (MTA) transfer guidelines. Completion of the MTA requires 30 credits of coursework in the 5 MTA distribution areas. 

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Education: Ph. D.

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Doctorate, English; Master of Fine Arts, English: Creative Writing Specialty

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M.A., Valparaiso University, English Studies

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Master of Arts, English; Bachelor of Arts, English

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