Concentrations: American Literature, British Literature, Creative Writing, World Literature
Major requirements and their VCCS equivalents (and RBC equivalents if applicable)
ENG 243 or 245
Majors must take 4 of the GENG courses, one of which must be 235 or 247.
ENG 244 or 245
ENG 251, 252, 255 or 257
ENG 241 or 246
ENG 242 or 246
1. English is a B.A. degree only. The B.A. requires intermediate proficiency in a foreign language and a philosophy course. Students are strongly encouraged to begin their foreign language at the community college. 2. Students seeking teacher licensure in English must also complete the pre-professional secondary education program. See links below for more information on teacher education for transfer students, and the Regional Teacher Education Agreement (RTEA) between JMU and Blue Ridge, Lord Fairfax, and Piedmont Virginia Community College.