Learn with well-qualified faculty who specialize in a wide range of English studies including creative writing, Shakespeare, and second language acquisition!
Enjoy a close-knit community where you will make friends with your fellow students and find teachers who take a personal interest in you and your academic career.
Take advantage of the opportunity to do research with faculty mentors. Many of our students present at professional conferences before they graduate!
Acquire invaluable insights and skills for your future: a broad understanding of human nature and the history of big ideas along with well-developed speaking and writing abilities.
Take a break from studying with beloved traditions like the Welcome Back Brunch, Yankee Book Swap and Thursday Elevenses.
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English majors and minors can choose from a variety of programs that meet their career goals. You'll work one-on-one with an advisor to pick classes that interest you and fulfill academic requirements—classes like Professional Writing and Understanding Movies. You can even earn credits on a Tanzania study tour.