Professional Advancement in English Studies Graduate Certificate

This 18-hour graduate certificate is generally designed to provide the necessary ENG hours for students, who already have a Bachelor’s or Master’s degree or PhD in a discipline other than English, to teach dual-credit courses and college-level courses. The majority of courses will be in the fields of literature, rhetoric, and composition studies.  This is an online certificate, though students might opt to take some courses face to face depending on availability.  Individuals considering this certificate should first contact their school district to receive confirmation that the graduate certificate will allow holders of the certificate to teach dual enrollment courses.  Contact Shannon Carter at 903-886-5260 or for more information.

Choose (18 semester hours) from the following:
ENG 503Marginalized Literatures3
ENG 504Graphic Narratives3
ENG 509Literary Genres3
ENG 513Composing in the 21st Century 3
ENG 515Histories & Theories of Rhetoric3
ENG 522Maj Figures in Amer Lit3
ENG 537Mod Transf Brit Irish Lit3
ENG 555General Linguistics3
ENG 611Writing with Digital Media3
ENG 776Methods and Methodologies in Writing Studies3
Total Hours18

Note: Coursework must be completed at Texas A&M University-Commerce with a 3.0 GPA on all courses for graduate certificate.  (No Substitutions)

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