An English minor is a valuable asset for students preparing for a variety of fields, including teaching in other disciplines, law and business.
Many students minor in English simply because they enjoy the study of literature or writing. This minor may be used to satisfy the area of concentration requirement for elementary education and early childhood education majors for State of Illinois licensure.
An English minor consists of a minimum of five courses chosen from the 200, 300, and 400-levels. The minor must include: