Requirements for the General Studies Endorsement for Fourth-Year Majors in English are 12 credit hours, as follows:

English Department:12
12 elective credits outside the Christ at the Core curriculum, the ENG, ENGL, or ENGW department prefixes, or any other requirements in the student's program of study. 1,2
Total Credits12

"Program of study," in this context, refers to any other majors, minors, certificates, endorsements, or fellowship programs a student declares. This endorsement cannot share credits with any other curricula.


Only credits taken at Wheaton during a student’s fourth year will count towards the endorsement, but credits taken before the fourth year may count with departmental approval.