Careers in English

The study of English prepares students for careers in teaching, publishing, business and other areas. It is an excellent preparation for law school. Opportunities may be found in:

  • Advertising
  • College Teaching
  • Editing
  • Free-Lance Writing
  • High School Teaching
  • Journalism
  • Law
  • Management
  • Marketing
  • Personnel
  • Public Relations
  • Publishing
  • Sales
  • Social Service
  • Technical Writing

The University's Career Services Center assists students in their search for employment by offering individual career counseling sessions, by conducting an annual workshop series on interviewing and résumé writing techniques, and by maintaining an educational, vocational, and employer information resource center.

Over 100 nationally known companies visit the campus annually to interview graduating seniors for positions in business and industry. Many students begin working with the office of career services during their freshman year to develop a personal career plan.