Students wishing to declare a minor in English should consult with the chair for specific program planning. The minor includes six courses in one of two areas of concentration: , EN 281 , or EN 282 ; an additional 200- or 300-level course (excluding “Courses in Poetry, Fiction, and Nonfiction Writing”); and two semesters of either , EN 379 , or EN 380 . (EN 371 may substitute for one semester of , EN 379 , or EN 380 .)
Literature: Six courses, including EN 110 , one course from “Forms of Language and Literature,” one course from “Language and Literature in Context,” and three courses from “Advanced Courses in Language and Literature.”
Creative Writing: Six courses, including EN 110 ; EN 211 , EN 213 , or EN 219 ;
Students wishing to complete a minor in English should file a Declaration of Minor with the Registrar before the last semester of the senior year at Skidmore and maintain at least a 2.0 grade average in their concentration for the minor.
Note: 200-level courses in English are open to first-year students unless prerequisites or restrictions are stated in the description.