College of Liberal Arts
UTEP's location offers unique opportunities to study diverse literatures in a bicultural environment. Students learn from faculty who have been published in a wide range of specialties, including literature from around the world and many cultures.
Program offers a concentration in 7-12 English Language Arts Certification
Students expand their worlds and their imaginations by encountering stories from around the world as they shape their own stories
Fast-Track Program allows students to earn graduate credit while completing the bachelor's degree
Samantha Linn grew up in countries throughout the Middle East and Eastern Africa before her family settled in El Paso. She said one of the things that attracted her to the English and American Literature program was the faculty who are passionate about literature and encourage their students. She also appreciates the large number of elective courses. Samantha is completing a concentration in British and American Literature.
The English and American Literature program builds critical thinking, communication and research skills that are essential in fields as diverse as literature, film, law, public relations and teaching. Many graduates go on to teach in the El Paso region.
UTEP offers grants and scholarships that may cover your entire tuition.
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