Bachelor of Arts
The program in English prepares students for a wide range of careers and graduate study, focusing as it does on the study of literature in English and the development of critical reading and writing skills. Past students have gone into work in public relations, law, library school, journalism, and publishing.
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English major students may also prepare for a career in teaching with an education concentration. Students in this track take courses in both English and would be prepared for licensure as a teacher of English in the middle (5–8) or high schools (8–12). See Teacher Preparation/ Licensure application requirements.