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Department of Literature and Language

College of Arts & Sciences


    What Can I Do With a Degree in English?

    A command of the English language is one of the most important assets in any work environment, both domestically and globally. English majors are prepared for a number of jobs that require strong communication and interpretive skills, including careers in law, medicine, publishing, editing, journalism, human resources, management, marketing, education, public relations and social work. A more accurate question would be, “What can’t you do with an English major?”

    Informational Chart about English Majors


    Career Resources


    Law School

    Best practices for applying to law school



    Gaining experience for the publishing industry

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