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In addition to the professional education requirements, students pursuing licensure in the field of English (6-12) must complete the following courses with a grade of C or better:

  • EN 204 Research and Writing for Literary Studies, 3 hours
  • EN 210 American Literature, Colonial Period to 1890 hours OR EN 212 American Literature since 1890, 3 hours
  • EN 220 European Literature through the Renaissance, 3 hours OR EN 222 European Literature since the Renaissance, 3 hours
  • EN 226 Contemporary and Minority Literature, 3 hours OR EN 315 Postcolonial Literature, 3 hours
  • EN 330 British Literature to 1780, 3 hours
  • EN 331 British Literature since 1780, 3 hours
  • EN 361 Methods of Teaching Secondary and Middle Level English, 3 hours
  • EN 363 The English Language, 3 hours
  • EN 365 Advanced Composition, 3 hours
  • EN 380 Shakespeare, 3 hours
  • EN 460 Critical Approaches to Literature, 3 hours
  • Two 400-level seminar courses in two different areas.

 English Teacher Licensure Requirements Checklist