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.

A Broad Range of Careers

  • Law
  • Secondary Education (certification requirements completed within the undergraduate program of study)
  • Publishing (writing and editing for books, magazines, journals)
  • Traditional journalism (print and broadcast media)
  • Advertising
  • Public relations
  • Business (marketing and management).


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.