Faculty members in the Department of English provide students with a rich variety of learning experiences as they engage literary texts and develop as writers and critical thinkers.

A Broad Range of Careers

  • Law
  • Education
  • Publishing
  • Journalism
  • Communications
  • Editing
  • Digital and Social Media
  • Advertising
  • Public relations
  • Business
  • Library Science
  • Civil Service


Preparing for Advanced Degrees

English major graduates often pursue advanced degrees that prepare them for teaching at the community college or four-year college/university level.

For advanced study in the writing field, the Department of English also offers a Master’s degree in Writing Studies; the program can be completed on a part- or full-time basis.