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; a minor in English; a Master of Arts in English Composition with concentrations in Composition, Literature, and Applied Linguistics and Teaching English as a Second Language; and a Master of Fine Arts in Creative Writing. In addition, we offer certificate programs in Creative Writing, Professional Writing, and TESL (Teaching English as a Second Language). 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 are invited to contact Sunny Hyon, Chair.