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English Education

Consider an English education degree
A Bachelor of Science in Education with a Major in English provides coursework and field experiences necessary to build the knowledge, skills, attitudes, and behaviors needed to deliver optimum learning experiences to future pupils.

Learn with Minot State
At Minot State, English education majors will learn to write clearly, analyze carefully, and think critically with the benefit of engaged, passionate, and focused faculty. The curriculum focuses on core foundational courses—literary criticism, British and American literature, and multi-genre writing—and includes a variety of topics courses so students can tailor the program to their interests. You will also prepare for teaching at the secondary level.

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Be inspired . . . earn our English education degree

Class size
Minot State’s small classroom sizes allow you to experience valuable one-on-one interaction with professors and participate in practical collaboration with your classmates.
Experienced faculty
Our well-qualified instructors are sought after for their scholarly expertise and contributions to the community, and are active in scholarly and creative research and publication.
Employment outlook
English and language arts teachers at the secondary level are in high demand in North Dakota and across the country. With a degree in English education, students are armed with the skills and knowledge necessary to be successful wherever life leads.
Get involved
Collaborate with your peers in English Club and the English international honor society, Sigma Tau Delta. You may even have the opportunity to share your work on a national scale at the annual Sigma Tau Delta conference
Minot State University is in the process of applying for accreditation via the Council for Accreditation of Education Preparation (CAEP) and expects approval in early 2019. Teacher education programs are currently accredited by NCATE. Minot State University is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (, a regional accreditation agency recognized by the U.S. Department of Education.