Associate of Arts Degree in English


By choosing to pursue a Concentration in English at the Associate level, students will build an excellent foundation for a variety of careers and further studies. Those who wish to continue to a B.A. Major or Minor in English should take a variety of English courses within their Associate of Arts degree.

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Admission Requirements

The Faculty's Admission Requirements, which consist of KPU's undergraduate English Proficiency Requirement, apply to this program.

Curricular Requirements

Within the framework of the Associate of Arts degree, students must complete at least 60 credits with a minimum grade of C in each course including the following:

ENGL 1100Introduction to University Writing3
Select at least one of the following:3
Reading and Writing About Selected Topics: An Introduction to Literature
Reading and Writing About Genre: An Introduction to Literature
Select one of the following:3
Canadian Literature in English
Literature of the United States of America
English Literature: 14th to 18th Centuries
English Literature: 18th to 20th Centuries
Select 6 additional credits from courses in ENGL at the 2000 level6
Total Credits15

Credential Awarded

Upon successful completion of this program, students are eligible to receive an Associate of Arts Degree in English.

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