*Schools noted above have multiple English pathways in place (such as creative writing, professional writing, or education). A complete list of the degrees (with concentrations) should be consulted on the respective university’s website.
1 UNCG specifies that one of these history courses be taken as a degree requirement. UNCW encourages HIS 131 or HIS 132 specifically.
2 All universities require a foreign language. NC A&T suggests it be taken in the second year and requires one or two semesters (depending on concentration), while ASU and UNCG start it in the fall of freshman year and require four semesters. UNCW requires 3-6 hours of foreign language study.
3 UNCW requires PHI 215 or PHI 240 for all its English degrees. For other universities, a general UGETC HUM/FA will work.
4 NC A&T requires MAT 171 .
5 NC A&T specifies BIO 110 .
6 ASU and UNCG specify ENG 231 or ENG 232 and ENG 241 or ENG 242 both be taken. NC A&T requires all four classes.
7 ASU specifies HUM 160 be taken as a degree requirement for one of its concentrations. This is also a suggested course at UNCC.
8 NC A&T specifies ENG 273 be taken as a degree requirement for all but one of its English concentrations.
9 ASU specifies ENG 251 , ENG 252 , ENG 261 or ENG 262 be taken as a degree requirement. UNCG requires ENG 251 or ENG 252 for their education majors. Good other required hours options include ART 115 or POL 120 (suggested at UNCW). Another good option is ENG 131 or HUM 110 (required for certain concentrations at NC A&T). ENG 125 works well and is required for certain concentrations in English at UNCC. PED 110 is required at UNCW for all English degrees.