Jan 21, 2021
In addition to preparing students for a wide variety of careers, an English degree builds vital skills in research and evaluation, creative and critical thinking, and effective written communication. The English curriculum immerses students in the diversity of the human experience through the study of literature, creative writing, research, and rhetoric. Students must earn a “C” or better in any course required for the English major.
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School of Liberal Arts & Communication
Metro Campus: (918) 595-7064 or go to www.tulsacc.edu/english
Program Learning Outcomes
Upon successful completion of this program you will be able to:
- Formulate ideas based on informed reading of texts, their elements, and their contexts.
- Evaluate diverse literary works of various genres, styles, traditions, and movements.
- Use secondary sources in various media.
- Compose clear, focused, convincing, thesis-driven analytical essays.
- Create interpretative arguments based on original thought.
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The English Department selects/oversees student editors for TCC’s online literary journal The Tulsa Review.
View a semester-by-semester course plan of study and information on transferring this degree to other colleges and universities on the English Degree Map.
General Education Requirements Credit Hours: 37
History and Political Science 6 hours
General Education Recommended Electives 3 hours
General Education Required Electives 3 hours
Select three (3) credit hours from courses in Fine Arts (Art, Music, Theatre), Foreign Language, Psychology, or Social Sciences.
Specialized Course Requirements Credit Hours: 24
Students must earn a “C” or better in required English courses.
Required English Courses 15 hours
Required English Elective 3 hours
Select one course from the following:
Recommended Electives 6 hours
Students should select courses that will transfer to the college/university they plan to attend.
Total Credit Hours: 61
To receive an A.A. or A.S. degree, students must demonstrate computer proficiency.
Physical education activity courses do not count toward the graduation requirements for this degree.