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Why Study English?

With an English degree you will study literature, language, and writing to better understand the complex experiences of the human world. Can that lead you to a career? Yes! Recent studies show that skills such as reading, writing, critical thinking, and complex reasoning lead to greater professional and personal success, when compared to completing a specific degree. A degree in English builds these core skills and prepares you for many diverse fields. 

Use your writing skills to inform and entertain.
An English degree can lead to success in grad school.
Inspire others as you teach them to love reading and writing.
An English minor can help you succeed in any career.

English Students’ Experiences

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