In addition to courses in the principal periods of English, American, and world
literature, majors in English can also take courses in literary criticism, film, public
speaking, business writing, journalism, and creative writing. Most classes are
small and conducted in a seminar format to encourage the exchange of ideas
between students and faculty members.
Get a description of Wofford’s English program, including an overview of courses offered, special tracks of study, and unique opportunities open to students majoring in English.
Use this handy chart to see which classes fulfill the distribution requirements for the English major.
Find out what courses will be offered in the English department in the next two years.
Get basic degree and contact information about the professors in
the department of English.
Wofford’s Writing Center is staffed by upperclass students who are excellent writers and offer peer tutoring on all aspects of the writing process.
Planning on pursuing studies in the field of English after you leave
Wofford? Read these documents for some helpful tips on what to expect.