English at USCB

USCB Society of Creative Writers

Students from all majors at USCB can sample from a variety of courses in literature and writing. Students can also choose from the following majors and minors:

Bachelor of Arts in English

Bachelor of Arts in English with a Writing Concentration

Minors in Literature, Creative Writing, and Professional Writing

A Bachelor of Arts in English, with Secondary English Language Licensure is pending approval from the South Carolina Commission on Higher Education (SCCHE). Prospective or current students interested in teaching English on the secondary level should contact Dr. Hoffer. The proposed Program of Study for this degree is here.

Prof. Ellen Malphrus novel, Untying the Moon, Cover

Recently Published!

Prof. Ellen Malphrus' novel, Untying the Moon, is published from Story River Books (University of South Carolina Press). Here's some of the attention the novel has been getting: Pink, Celebrate Hilton Head, Lowcountry Weekly, Island Packet, Bluffton Today, Southern Literary Review, (Charleston) Post and Courier.

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Dr. Lauren Hoffer
Department Chair
255 Library (Bluffton campus)
USCB Alumni: please email me with your news!

Lauren Presnar
Administrative Assistant