English Department Group

Majors and Minors

Catalog Information

Career Opportunities

  • Blogger
  • College Admission Officer
  • College Professor
  • Contract Writing
  • Corporate Recruiter
  • Customer Service Representative
  • Editor
  • Human Resources Specialist
  • Insurance Agent
  • Internal Auditor
  • Loan Officer
  • Management Consultant
  • Mediator
  • Professional Planner
  • Public Relations Specialist
  • Publishing
  • Real Estate
  • Sales and Marketing
  • Scientific Writing
  • Screenwriter / Scriptwriter
  • Teacher


Course Category Required? More than one required? Total Number Offered
British Literature Yes Yes 2
American Literature Yes Yes 2
World/Cultural Literature Yes Yes 2
Creative writing Possible No 2
Advanced Skills Possible Possible 3
Literary Theory Yes No 1
Author/Period/Genre Course Yes Possible 4

Professional Development

Course Category Required More than one required? Total Number Offered
Intro to the Major/Prof Issues Yes No 1
Internship Yes No 1
Capstone/Senior Seminar Yes No 1

Distinctive Learning Experiences

Opportunity Offered? More than one?
Study Abroad Yes Yes*
Undergraduate Research Yes Yes
Student Publication Opportunities Yes Yes
Workshops/Festivals/Speaker Series Yes Yes
English-Specific Student Organization Yes Yes

*In addition to the bi-annual English study abroad (May minimester), students can also participate in opportunities through London Studies, Spanish, and the Applied Humanities Minor.