The University of Idaho's Department of English is a vibrant community of scholars, writers, teachers, and students. The department offers a broad array of courses and majors in linguistics, literature, and writing, but is known particularly for its excellence in creative writing and ecocriticism.
The English Department is a hub of creative and scholarly activity, organizing frequent literary readings, scholarly lectures, conferences, and student gatherings.
We offer the following undergraduate and graduate degree programs:
Undergraduates majoring in English choose a focused course of study from one of the four emphases:
- Creative Writing
- Professional Writing