With a B.A. in English, students will graduate with an understanding of the different approaches to literacy research and criticism, composition theory and practice, history of the English language, literary analysis and advanced grammar.
A B.A. in English gives students the background to pursue careers in:
- Public Relations
- Law and Public Service
- Management and Business
The above list is only a fraction of things you can do with an English degree. Almost any endeavor that requires written or oral communication, along with critical thinking sills, benefits from an English degree.
With a B.A. in English you will learn the fundamental skills of:
- Creating compelling arguments
- Proofreading and editing
- Constructive criticism
- Seeing the bigger picture of written work while also noting the details
- Time management and prioritization
- Understanding and respecting different points of view
These skills are essential for any career a graduate embarks on.