Build your skills in critical reading, effective writing, and creative problem solving – preparing you for a variety of career paths
English minors will develop their ability to analyze and interpret various literary works and cultures. Courses can range from highlighting literary theory to deep dives into classic works of literature.
An English minor offers a great deal of flexibility and is recommended for anyone working in fields requiring analysis of written work and strong public communication skills such as law, business or nonprofit management.
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Our students have the chance to publish their work in Inner Weather – UNI’s student-run literary magazine.
Grad School Ready
Our graduates have gone on to succeed in nationally recognized graduate programs.
Making Literary History
Our department is home to the North American Review, which is the oldest literary magazine in the United States.