Department of English
Writing. Reading. Publishing. Thinking.
The Department of English is committed to excellence in teaching, scholarship, and creative performance. We offer undergraduate programs in Creative Writing, Linguistics, Literature, and Professional Writing and graduate programs in Creative Writing, Composition and Rhetoric, and Literature.
Major in English - Go Anywhere
English majors go on to careers in the arts, communications, marketing, editing, publishing, law, creative freelance, journalism, teaching in higher ed., library science, government, politics, translation, business, filmmaking, and social media and web content. Our grads have been poet-laureates, Hollywood filmmakers, CEOs, directors of not-for-profits, and editors.Begin Your Journey Today
Our Undergraduate Programs
Minors permit students to use elective hours to satisfy a personal interest, to strengthen a degree in another discipline, or to enhance career opportunities by providing additional practice in writing and textual analysis. The Department of English offers minors in Creative Writing, Linguistics, Literature, Medical Humanities, and Rhetoric/Writing.