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English Associate in Arts

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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 4
*Natural Sciences 8
*Social Sciences 6


Major Requirements Credit Hours
Program requires at least 15 credits in ENGL or approved course of study*** 
(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 diciplines

***An approved course of study can be developed with an advisor to align with a specific transfer school or career need. 

*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. 

World Language & Communications Department Chair and Faculty, English

Education: Indiana University at South Bend MA English BA English, History, Minor International Studies Certificate Washin

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Faculty, English
Faculty, English
English Department Chair and Faculty

M.A., Valparaiso University, English Studies

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

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