What can you do with a major in English? Quite a lot, in fact. The skills mastered in an English degree prepare students for a wide variety of careers. In fact, these skills - of critical thinking and reading, writing directed towards an appropriate audience and purpose, creativity, and a precise attention to language use - are all highly adaptable, and can be suitable for a range of career fields.
Follow the links below for more information about what careers our graduates have chosen, a list of possible careers available to English majors, as well as suggestions for possible major/minor combinations with an English degree.