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Welcome to the Department of English at Simon Fraser University. Whether you are contemplating undergraduate or graduate studies or seeking employment with us, I hope you find the information on this website useful and informative. Our Department offers a comprehensive program of undergraduate and graduate study leading to the BA, BA (hons), MA and PhD degrees. We are one of the largest and most dynamic departments in the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences, with 35 regular faculty members, some 600 undergraduate majors, 200 minors, 60 graduate students and course offerings across the complete spectrum of English studies of some 170 courses per year at our Burnaby, Harbour Centre and Surrey campuses. We also offer comprehensive distance education courses, a Writer in Residence Program, and provide cooperative learning opportunities.