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Department of English, Modern Languages, and Journalism Undergraduate Programs + Minors

Undergraduate Programs and Minors

Latin American Studies-Minor

Minor

The US is the second largest Spanish Speaking country and set to be the largest Spanish speaking country by 2050. As such, this coursework is designed to pair with any other major area of study to better prepare the student for transnational work with Latin American partnerships and/or US Latinos, Spanish and Portuguese speaking consumers and professionals.

Spanish Education (Grades PreK-12)

Bachelor of Science in Education

Language skills necessary to function effectively in the environment native to the language, paired with ESU’s exceptional teaching preparation program to teach Spanish in grades PreK-12.

English-BA

Bachelor of Arts

Convey the written word clearly and effectively, develop a deep understanding of language and literature.

Spanish Minor

Minor

Learn the language and culture of other countries.

Spanish-Modern Languages

Bachelor of Arts

Pursuing this degree prepares students for the bilingual reality in which the US is the second largest Spanish Speaking country and is on target to be the largest Spanish speaking country by 2050. With 600 million Spanish Speakers worldwide and over 50 million Spanish Speakers in the US, Spanish is the world’s fourth most spoken language.

Creative Writing

Minor

Receive guided practice in the writing of poetry, fiction, drama, and non-fiction prose.

Journalism

Minor

Learn reporting, publication design, design, law and ethics of journalism.

Journalism Education

Bachelor of Science in Education

Learn reporting, publication design, design, law, and ethics of journalism. Paired with ESU’s education program, graduates are prepared to teach journalism at the secondary level.

English Teaching-Middle Level Licensure

Bachelor of Science in Education

Gain a deep understanding of English including the written word, language, and literature. This program is paired with ESU’s revered secondary education program and will qualify you to teach at the secondary education level.

English

Minor

Convey the written word clearly and effectively, develop a deep understanding of language and literature.

English Education (Grades 6-12)

Bachelor of Science in Education

A Bachelor of Science in Education with an English teaching field prepares the student for a career in junior high and high school teaching. The secondary education program in The Teachers College works in partnership with the English program to prepare you in both language arts content and teacher education.