Students wishing to declare a minor in English should consult with the chair for specific program planning. The minor includes six courses in one of two areas of concentration:
Literature: Six courses, including
Creative Writing: Six courses, including:
- two courses from the Forms of Language and Literature category;
EN 280, EN 281, EN 282or EN 251;
- one additional course (which could be
EN 110, a 200- or 300-level literature course, or another 200-level workshop);
- and two 300-level creative writing workshops, open with regard to genre.
Students wishing to complete a minor in English should file a Declaration of Minor with the Registrar before the last semester of the senior year at Skidmore and maintain at least a 2.0 grade average in their concentration for the minor.
Note: 200-level courses in English are open to first-year students unless prerequisites or restrictions are stated in the description.