English

Transfer Credits. English requirements for an associate’s degree.

About the program:

Kilgore College offers freshman and sophomore college-level credit hour courses in English, including courses focused on composition and communication skills, literary criticism and analysis and courses to complete the Core Curriculum.  Developmental English courses are also offered to prepare students for success in a wide variety of college-level courses.

Course information:

English

How English Courses are Taught

Courses in English are offered in a variety of formats and time-frames, including traditional classroom, online, hybrid, and interactive televised courses during fall, spring, summer and Christmas mini-semesters.

Career Opportunities for English Majors

Majoring in English can lead to careers in primary, secondary and college-level teaching; publishing; technical writing; legal professions; public relations; creative writing and any other career that values employees with excellent written and oral communication skills.

Sigma Kappa Delta Honor Society

Upsilon Delta is the Kilgore College chapter of Sigma Kappa Delta, the English Honor Society for two-year colleges. Qualifying prospective members are invited to join and are inducted each spring semester.

Membership in SKD requires a minimum 3.3 overall GPA, completion of at least one academic transfer English course with a grade of “B” or better, a minimum grade of “B” in any college-level English course, completion of at least 12 hours of college credit and a one-time payment of $40 in dues.

Benefits of membership include recognition in college and community publications, the prestige of belonging to a national honor society, enhancement of resumes and application credentials, opportunities to apply for national scholarships and awards and opportunities for publication of original writing and photography in a national publication.

Sponsor of the Delta Upsilon chapter is Jason Graves, Department Chair of Language Development. For more information visit the National Headquarters of Sigma Kappa Delta.

For information about English:

Becky Johnson
Interim Dean
Liberal and Fine Arts Division
Phone:
(903) 983-8223
Office:
Old Main Building (OM), 143
Lynda Brooks
Instructor, English
Phone:
(903) 983-8174
Office:
Old Main Building (OM), 117
Bennie Brown
Instructor, English
Phone:
(903) 983-8221
Office:
Old Main Building (OM), 113
Brenda Ellis
Instructor, English
Phone:
(903) 988-3754
Office:
Old Main Building (OM), 115
Carol Gibson
Instructor, English
Phone:
(903) 983-8185
Office:
Old Main Building (OM), 216
Jason Graves
Department Chair
Language Development
Phone:
(903) 988-3720
Office:
Old Main Building (OM), 105
Blake Harris
Instructor, English
Phone:
(903) 988-3718
Office:
Old Main Building (OM), 204
Jane Johnson
Instructor, English
Phone:
(903) 983-8695
Office:
Old Main Building (OM), 111
Gus Lafosse
Instructor
Integrated Reading & Writing
Phone:
(903) 988-7587
Office:
Student Support Bldg. (SS), 203
Ingo Stoehr
Instructor, English
Phone:
(903) 983-8696
Office:
Old Main Building (OM), 116
Lori Truman
Instructor
Integrated Reading & Writing
Phone:
(903) 983-8694
Office:
Old Main Building (OM), 112
Michelle Wilder
Instructor, English
Phone:
(903) 983-8692
Office:
Old Main Building (OM), 215
Gwen Winters
Instructor, English
Phone:
(903) 988-7451
Office:
Student Support Bldg. (SS), 205