Earning a Minor in English Literature at Lindenwood University-Belleville
You may decide to major in a different field, such as history or mass communications, but still would like to develop your skills in writing or literature. With a minor in creative writing or a minor in English literature, you can add another layer of specialization to your degree. A minor is simply a secondary academic subject to add to your knowledge, whether it is professional or personal interest.
The minor in English literature is 18 credit hours and includes a class on methods of literary study as well as your choice of courses ranging from Chaucer and Shakespeare to American literature, modern fiction, and the English novel.