Bachelor of Arts in English
University of Illinois at Springfield


A bachelor completion program requires 120 credits, including transfer credits.

  • A minimum of 30 hours at the lower-division
    • Preference granted to those with 60 hours or an associate’s degree
  • Two English Composition courses with a grade of C or better
  • Two literature courses (historical surveys preferred) with a grade of C or better
  • One writing or rhetoric or grammar course beyond ENG 101 and ENG 102 with a grade of C or better
  • An application letter 
  • A GPA of 3.0

School Accreditation Statement

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission