Develop a mastery of writing, research and critical-thinking, while gaining knowledge in American, British and World literature, English language, literary theory and creative writing.

Fast Facts:

- Careers in this field include teaching, writing, publishing, editing and public relations.
- Completing a degree in English requires 36 hours of coursework, including 18 hours of electives.
- Completing a degree in English with a secondary education emphasis requires 36 hours of coursework, and students must satisfy the requirements for certification in education.
- English Education majors automatically get hands-on experience through student teaching.
- Graduates frequently pursue advanced English studies in graduate school.

Student Organizations:

Sigma Tau Delta - International English honor society

Harmony - the College's award-winning literary magazine


Dr. Jayme Long, Assistant Professor of Rhetoric/English
Ph: (573) 288-6350
Email: jlong@culver.edu

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