College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences
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Department of English, Linguistics, and Writing Studies, 420 Humanities, 1201 Ordean Court, University of Minnesota Duluth, Duluth, MN 55812 (218-726-8228)
The English minor offers courses in English, Irish, and American literature; creative writing; linguistics; composition and rhetorical theory; book history; publishing; and English education.
Prerequisites for Admission
Special Application Requirements:
Students interested in the minor are strongly encouraged to confer with their major field advisor and director of graduate studies, and the English director of graduate studies regarding feasibility and requirements.
For an online application or for more information about graduate education admissions, see the General Information section of this website.
Use of 4xxx courses toward program requirements is permitted under certain conditions with adviser approval.
The minimum cumulative GPA for courses applied to the minor is 2.80.
Minor Coursework (8 to 12 credits)
Masterís students select 8 credits, and doctoral students select 12 credits from the following in consultation with the English director of graduate studies. Other courses may be chosen with approval by the English director of graduate studies.
Students are required to complete one of the following sub-plans.
Students may not complete the program with more than one sub-plan.