Humboldt State University

English Major

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

English majors will select ONE pathway to follow (A, B, or C).  Students in Pathway A or Pathway 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 Pathway C will take all units in their selected pathway plus 16 units in an option of their choice (Literature/Language, Creative Writing, or Cross-Cultural Language and Academic Development).