Why Major or Minor in English?

Why Major or Minor in English?


English majors will be prepared for successful and creative careers in academics, law, publishing, theatre, teaching, journalism,  and communication..  Students will have intense background and strength in writing, critical thinking and literature.  English majors also have the opportunity to apply to the internship program with the support of the Career Development Center. The English Department offers academic credit for approved internships.  


Most of our graduates are pursuing careers in three major areas:

1) Teaching

2) Law

3) Writing, Publishing, Editing, or Media


      Paths to Careers in English:

Human Resources Publishing Advertising and Public Relations Teaching and Tutoring Services
Academia Librarianship Consumer Affairs Foundations and Non Profit Organizations
Law Theatre Government and Public Sector Media and Entertainment