About English

Welcome to the Department of English, a part of the College of Humanities at California State University-Northridge. With over thirty-five tenured and tenure-track faculty, we are one of the largest and most diverse departments on the Northridge campus. The Department of English offers a wide variety of courses and program in the fields of literature, language, composition and rhetoric, and creative writing. One of several curricula may be selected by students who intend to adopt English as a major or minor, or by those who wish to take English course. The faculty and staff of the Department of English are committed to helping students meet their educational goals.

In support of the Department Mission and Values Statement, the Department of English offers a wide variety of courses and programs in the fields of literature, language, composition and rhetoric, and creative writing. One of several curricula may be selected by students who intend to adopt English as a major or minor, or by those who wish to take English courses as electives for enrichment in the liberal arts. The Department expects its majors, especially, to be able to write clearly and correctly.

Undergraduate Degrees

Graduate Degrees

Bachelor of Arts Major in English

Minor in English

Master of Arts in English

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