May 19, 2024  
Whittier College Catalog 2023-2024 
    
Whittier College Catalog 2023-2024

English, B.A.


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Students majoring in English choose one of three pathways: 1) Literature Emphasis, 2) Creative Writing Emphasis, 3) Applied Media Studies Emphasis

Students should plan their course of study, in consultation with their faculty advisor, as soon as they have decided upon the major.  

Requirements


A minimum of 36 credits, at least 24 of which are at the 300 level or above

All majors must take ENGL 220  and ENGL 221 . It is required that they be taken sequentially; it is recommended, but not required, that they be taken before enrolling in upper division literature courses.

Literature Emphasis


A minimum of 36 credits, at least 18 of which are at the 300 level or above.

Creative Writing Emphasis


A minimum of 36 credits, at least 18 of which are at the 300 level or above.

Applied Media Studies


A minimum of 36 credits, at least 18 of which are at the 300 level or above.

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