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Mike Wilson ’10- English And Spanish Major Working In Insurance

I had not come to Simpson intending to be an English major, but after taking a class with Nancy St. Clair, I realized that I was born for English, and quickly began making up for lost time. More…

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I would say the Simpson College English Department can take you further than you could have dreamed of going. It’s a great place to learn more about your passion from professors who are so passionate about it as well.

Kyle McKim

Student must complete nine courses and the Senior Capstone as follows:

Students in Nancy St. Clair's OfficeOne course from the following:

  • Eng 202 Fiction Writing
  • Eng 203 Poetry Writing
  • Eng 204 Nonfiction Writing

One course from the following:

  • Eng 209 British Literature I
  • Eng 210 British Literature II

One course from the following:

  • Eng 212 U.S. Literature I
  • Eng 213 U.S. Literature II

One pre-1800 course (if a student has already taken an early British or U.S. survey, he or she must choose an additional pre-1800 course; also, English 116 will not fulfill credit toward the pre-1800 requirement) One ethnic U.S./global literature course Four additional courses (two of which must be at the 300-level) Senior Project Capstone