Bachelor of Arts in English

Curriculum outline for students accepted prior to Fall 2015

Interested in the fields of literary studies or creative and professional writing? As a cornerstone of the humanities, a degree in English emphasizes clear writing and critical thinking.

UMass Lowell's online Bachelor's Degree in English offers a flexible and vigorous curriculum grounded in British and American literary traditions, in the study of contemporary critical methods, and in the regular practice of research and writing.

Our academic advisors and the English degree program coordinator will be happy to help you plan your course selections.

As a nonprofit public institution, UMass Lowell is dedicated to providing an education that's affordable and world class - and it's all backed by the academic integrity of a top-ranked research University.

Program Outline

Courses Required: 40 / Total Credits: 120

12 courses plus 2 labs / 38 credits

UMass Lowell's General Education courses are designed to provide students with a foundation that prepares them for continued work within their major, as well as endowing them with intellectual habits that will enable them to become lifelong learners.

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