Minor in English Language and Literature

About the English Language and Literature Minor

The English Language and Literature Minor is a dynamic program for those with a zest for reading, writing, and unraveling the intricacies of language. An English minor cultivates highly transferable skills and deepens your knowledge of literature, language, and cultural contexts, enriching your intellectual and personal development. Dive into this invigorating program and unleash your potential to achieve greatness.

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Why Study English Language and Literature at CWU?

Choosing to minor in English at CWU not only elevates your passion for language and literature but also equips you with the foundational skills necessary to excel in a diverse range of professional pursuits.

From education and publishing to law and business, the ability to communicate persuasively and analyze critically will position you to make a significant impact in your future career.

Where is this program offered?

How much does this program cost?

Explore information on Cost, Aid, and Value to make an informed decision about investing in your education at CWU.

Where can I find more information?

Please visit the CWU Academic Catalog for current information about admission requirements, course descriptions, learner outcomes, and credit information.


Join the Creative Writing Club

Expand your community at Central Washington University by participating in clubs and activities. Meet your fellow Wildcats and gain knowledge outside of the classroom by joining the Creative Writing Club.

The Opportunities Are Endless

The English Department supports the student-run literary magazine—Manastash. They publish poems, short stories, critical essays, and creative non-fiction. Manastash, Volume 24, 2024 is seeking poetry, prose, hybrid work, and visual arts with a theme around "Humanity vs Machine (AI)".

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