Department of English

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Welcome to the website of the Department of English at CSUSB. The Department offers a Bachelor of Arts in English, with concentrations in Literature, Creative Writing, and Linguistics; minors in English, Film Studies, and Scriptwriting; and a Master of Arts in English Composition with concentrations in Composition, Literature, and Applied Linguistics and Teaching English as a Second Language. In addition, we offer certificate programs in Creative Writing, Professional Writing, TESL (Teaching English as a Second Language) and Teaching Writing. The Department publishes The Pacific Review, an annual literary journal mingling student and professional contributions of poetry, short stories, artwork, and one-act plays.

We have an energetic, dedicated, and award-winning faculty of scholar-teachers, and have in the last few years added several new faculty members to our ranks. Prospective students interested in more information about the Department and its programs can view the

. Students are also invited to contact Dr. David J. Carlson, Department Chair, for more information: