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College of Arts, Humanities & Social Sciences

Department of English and Literary Arts

Department of English

Department of English and Literary Arts

Undergraduate Minors

The English Minor

Credit Hours

Students minoring in English must take a minimum of 24 credits in English. No specific courses are required; students are encouraged to design a minor that reflects their interests. Please note that a maximum of 8 hours of transfer or study abroad credit can be used toward the English minor. At least 16 credits must be taken at DU. Transfer and study abroad courses must be approved by the Director of Undergraduate Studies in English.

Exclusions from the Minor

No more than eight hours may be taken at the 1000 level. Note that ENGL 2021: Business Technical Writing and any course in which the student earns lower than a C- do not count toward the minor. Minimum GPA in the minor is 2.0.