English Transfer Information

The Transferable General Education Core Curriculum Requirements are divided into five areas: Communication (9 semester hours); Humanities and Fine Arts (9 semester hours); Mathematics (3-6 semester hours); Physical and Life Sciences (7-8 semester hours); and Social Sciences and Behavioral Sciences (9 semester hours). English courses fulfill requirements in the first two areas: Communication and Humanities and Fine Arts.

Communication (9 semester hours)

The General Education Core Curriculum Requirements in Communication are satisfied by a two-course sequence in writing and one course in oral communication (Speech 101):

Writing Sequence:

  • English 101 (3 hours);
  • English 102 (3 hours).

Students must earn a "C" or better in order to transfer credit for English 101 and English 102.

Humanities and Fine Arts (9 semester hours)

The General Education Core Curriculum Requirements in Humanities and Fine Arts are satisfied by at least one course from Humanities and at least one course from Fine Arts.

The following English courses satisfy requirements in the Humanities area:

  • English 211 (American Literature I) (3 hours);
  • English 212 (American Literature II) (3 hours);
  • English 215 (African-American Literature) (3 hours);
  • English 221 (Introduction to Poetry) (3 hours);
  • English 231 (British Literature I) (3 hours);
  • English 232 (British Literature II) (3 hours);
  • English 240 (Introduction to Fiction) (3 hours);
  • English 243 (Non-Western Literature) (3 hours);
  • English 252 (Introduction to Drama) (3 hours);
  • English 256 (Film and Literature) (3 hours);
  • English 261 (Western Literature I) (3 hours);
  • English 262 (Western Literature II) (3 hours);
  • English 271 (Introduction to Shakespeare) (3 hours).