"My PhD studies at UD provided a solid background in literature and honed my critical skills for my own writing."
~ Catherine Carter
"I made lifelong friends and I got my butt kicked intellectually. I’m eternally grateful for both."
~ Alexander Long
"The friendship and support of my mentors helped me to grow tremendously as a writer."
~ Erinn Batykefer
"I become an Assistant Editor in less than two years with my English degree."
~ Rachel A. Gearhart
"I use my English degree to advocate for my clients. The program helped me become a better writer & thinker."
~ Mary Akhimien
"I honed my writing & research on diverse issues of the human condition, focusing on ethics and civic justice."
~ Brian Byrd
"An education in the humanities helps to render the world into a language that is profound, mysterious & complex."
~ Rachel Eliza Griffiths
"My internships & editorial work at UD prepared me for a challenging but ever-rewarding career as a reporter."
~ Wallace McKelvey
"My job demands perfection when it comes to grammar, accuracy and objectivity, and it needs to happen fast."
~ Matt O'Donnell
"I found my passion for counseling students and helping them stay on track to attend college."
~ Sara Linton
"I got a great job teaching 9th grade English and film studies and will soon pursue my master's degree."
~ Kelly Emery
"Taking a variety of English courses allowed me to master and teach the modes of discourse to my own students."
~ Danielle Allen
"I secured my job prior to graduation at a UD teacher job fair. "
~ Melissa Paparozzi
"My professors helped me develop a compassionate teaching style and establish professional connections."
~ Staci Edwards
"I attribute much of my success to the English Education program at Delaware."
~ Samantha Draper
If you seek to have credits from another institution accepted by the Department of English at UD, first determine your situation from the options below. Please visit the University Transfer Center website for instructions on transferring non-English coursework.
Contact:Professor Christine Cucciarreccucc@udel.eduEnglish Department305 Memorial Hall302-831-8011
Bring in or send via e-mail to Professor Cucciarre the following information and materials:
Your full name, student ID number, date of birth, college, and major here at UD.
photocopy of the course description in its official catalogue with the
university identified, and the class's learning outcomes (often found on
the university's website), If these are available online, you can
submit a printout of the description/outcomes (with the course
highlighted) or send the link. Be sure the class is not a literature
course; to qualify for exemption the class must be a rhetoric/writing
and composition course studying non-literary sources.
A copy of the class syllabus.
copy of a paper (at least seven pages long before Works Cited page)
from the course showing extensive evidence of research and
A PDF or screen capture of your UDSIS unofficial transcript showing the
transferred course (which should appear as either ENGL166T or
A brief description of why you believe the course(s) should transfer.
evaluation process cannot begin until all of the materials are received.
Due to the large number of requests and the amount of materials to be
assembled and reviewed, please allow at least four weeks for a response.
English Department assigns a UD equivalent for English courses or for
courses similar to those offered in the UD English Department (such as
theater or film).
Contact:Professor Peter Fengfeng@udel.eduEnglish Department209 Memorial Hall302-831-1970
To establish equivalency for a course already transferred, bring in or
send via e-mail to Professor Feng the following materials:
photocopy of the course description in its official catalogue. Identify
the university that offered the course. If it is available online, you
can submit a printout of this or send the link via e-mail.
separate sheet (or provide the information in your e-mail message) with
your name, student ID number, local phone number, and e-mail address.
Before you take the course, contact the University of Delaware Transfer Center
located in the Student Services Building. If the course you wish to
take is not in the Matrix, someone there will give you the contact
information of the appropriate person from whom to obtain approval.
For an English course not yet taken, bring in or send via e-mail to Professor Feng the following materials:
Transfer Credit: Post Admissions Form.
This form is available at the Student Services Building. Fill in all
information EXCEPT for the equivalent UD course. If you are expecting
transfer credit for a particular UD course, identify the course by
number and name on a separate sheet of paper.
↑ To Top|Home|Site Map
© Copyright 2012, UD Department of English