An English major is a gateway to challenging careers in business, publishing, law, education, and many other dynamic fields. English majors at Elmhurst choose an emphasis in literature, or writing, or prepare to teach English in secondary school.
An English major consists of a minimum of 10 courses chosen from the 200, 300, and 400-levels. All majors complete:
No more than one literature course at the 200-level in addition to English 220 may count toward the major.