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Department of English

Career Preparation

An undergraduate degree in English is excellent preparation for these fields and careers. Some may require a graduate degree.

Business and Media:

  • Brand Manager
  • Digital Advertising and Marketing
  • Digital Content Manager
  • Event Planner
  • Management
  • Market Research Analyst
  • Public Relations
  • Sales
  • Social Media Marketing
  • TV, Radio, and Digital Media


  • Archivist
  • Educational Administration
  • Library Science
  • Research Assistant
  • Teacher


  • Community Affairs
  • Fundraising
  • Government
  • Grant and Proposal Writing
  • Politics and Public Service

Pre-Professional Studies in Law and Medicine:

  • Medical Humanities
  • Medical School
  • Law School

Writing and Publishing:

  • Author
  • Book, Drama, or Film Critic
  • Copy Writer
  • Freelance Writer
  • Journalist
  • Literary Agent
  • Playwright
  • Publisher
  • Science Writer
  • Technical Writer and Editor
  • Web Editor