Duluth campus
Duluth Campus

English Minor

College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences
Link to a list of faculty for this program.
Contact Information
Department of English, Linguistics, and Writing Studies, 420 Humanities, 1201 Ordean Court, University of Minnesota Duluth, Duluth, MN 55812 (218-726-8228)
  • Program Type: Graduate minor related to major
  • Requirements for this program are current for Fall 2022
  • Length of program in credits (master's): 8
  • Length of program in credits (doctoral): 12
  • This program does not require summer semesters for timely completion.
The English minor offers courses in English, Irish, and American literature; creative writing; linguistics; composition and rhetorical theory; book history; publishing; and English education.
Program Delivery
  • via classroom (the majority of instruction is face-to-face)
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.
Program Requirements
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.
ENGL 5xxx
ENGL 8xxx
WRIT 5xxx
WRIT 8xxx
Program Sub-plans
Students are required to complete one of the following sub-plans.
Students may not complete the program with more than one sub-plan.
More program views..
View college catalog(s):
· College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences

View PDF Version:
Search Programs

Search University Catalogs
Related links.

College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences

Graduate Admissions

Graduate School Fellowships

Graduate Assistantships

Colleges and Schools

One Stop
for tuition, course registration, financial aid, academic calendars, and more