Closeup of the hands of someone writing in a notebook. Our undergraduate students have opportunities to read and publish their work and to compete for awards, and many English majors are involved with the UAB literary journal Aura.

To complete a major in English with a concentration in Creative Writing you must complete 42 hours of eligible English courses at the 200-, 300-, and 400-level.

Program Requirements

A complete list of major requirements, courses, and a proposed four-year program of study for Literature majors are available in the UAB Undergraduate Catalog.

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All the information you need to apply can be found on UAB's Undergraduate Admissions Hub.