Description of Major
With core courses in literature and language and three areas of specialization, this major educates students about how to read, analyze, and write texts of all types – from literature and literary criticism, to workplace writing and public disclosure.
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Graduates are prepared for a wide range of positions in business, communications, education, and media. A variety of jobs are available for English graduates, including:
|Book Critic||Bookstore Manager|
|Columnist||Consumer Public Relations Professional|
|Freelance Writer||Human Resource Specialist|
|Literary Agent||Market Research Analyst|
|Sales Representative||Speech Writer|
|TV, Radio, and News Script Writer||University Administrator|
Some positions listed may require education or training beyond an undergraduate degree.