Humboldt State University

English Major

Concentrations A and B of the English major consist of 16 units of Core Courses, 24 units in Concentrations, a Senior Portfolio seminar, and one year of college-level study of a language other than English.  Concentration C of the English major consists of 16 units of Core Courses, all required courses in Concentration C, 12 units of depth courses, and a passing Senior PortfolioAll students, regardless of concentration selection, must have a minimum of 2.0 grade point average in the major to graduate.

English majors will select ONE concentration to follow (A, B, or C).  Students in Concentration A or Concentration B will take a minimum of 16 units in their selected pathway plus one course (4 units) from each of the other two pathways.  Students in Concentration C will take all units in their selected concentration plus 16 units in an option of their choice (Literature/Language, Creative Writing, or Cross-Cultural Language and Academic Development).