Thuy  Simpson, Ph.D.

Thuy Simpson, Ph.D.

"There are several things I love about teaching at Grand Valley, but I have to say one of the best things about teaching at Grand Valley is the students. They are very respectful and they make teaching a lot more rewarding." - Thuy Simpson, Finance Department Read More

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North Central Michigan College

Program Guide: English

First Year

First Semester
ENG 111 3
MATH 120 4
Foreign Language I 4
ENG elective 3
Elective 3
17
Second Semester
ENG 112 3
World Perspectives elective 3
ENG elective 3
Foreign Language II 4
Social Science elective 3
16
 

Second Year

First Semester
Lab Science elective 4
ENG elective 3
U.S. Diversity elective 3
Foreign Language III 4
Social Science elective 3
17
Second Semester
ENG elective 3
ENG 245 3
Social Science elective 3
Elective 3
ENG elective 3
15
 

NOTES:

  • Degree offered: B.A.
  • This guide fulfills the MACRAO agreement.  Please check with your community college advisor for additional associate degree requirements.
  • World Perspectives electives:  ANP 110, ANP 210, ENG 250, ENG 255, FR 212, GEO 121, GR 212, HST 140, HST 141, REL 100, SPAN 212
  • U.S. Diversity electives: HST 131, HST 132, HST 205, HST 220, HST 221, SOC 120, SOC 230, SOC 271
  • ENG elective options:  ENG 214, ENG 215, ENG 221, ENG 222, ENG 231, ENG 240, ENG 244 and one of ENG 250 or 255
  • Students interested in elementary teacher certification (K-8) should take PSY 161 as a social science elective and could also take PSY 255, ENG 240, MATH 125 and MATH 126.
  • Students interested in secondary teacher certification (6-12) should take PSY 161 as a social science elective and could also take PSY 255 and ENG 214.  In addition, secondary certification candidates are required to complete a teachable minor.  Please see www.gvsu.edu/clasadvising/secondary-certification-84.htm for minor options.

CAREER OPPORTUNITES

Students who major in English find work in a variety of fields, ranging from management to computer programming. Careers such as writing, teaching, library science, editing, and publishing are directly related to specific studies in English language and literature. The communication skills developed in the study of English are also important to careers in publish relations, business, management, and personnel counseling.

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