Department of Languages and Literature
Languages and Literature
The Department of Languages and Literature seeks to provide its students with a strong
background in the traditional liberal arts through academic programs including undergraduate
majors and minors, general education courses, interdisciplinary programs, and graduate
Majors in the department include English with both generalist and TESOL concentrations, English Education, Spanish, Spanish Education, and Creative Writing. These fields are supported by programs in the humanities, minors in English, Spanish, Creative Writing, and Applied Linguistics as well as interdisciplinary programming at both the undergraduate and graduate level.
In addition, the department offers a certificate in English as a Second Language, and provides courses in other languages of scholarly interest, including German, Japanese, and Chinese.