Degrees and Programs

English

Program Information

English

A concentration in English will prepare you to enter the job market in a variety of occupations that demand effective expression or to transfer credits toward a bachelor’s degree in English at a four-year college or university. This course of study is a good preparation for continued graduate or professional training in areas such as English, law, political science/government, public administration, psychology, counseling, communication, and religious studies.

To enhance your learning, we offer a Visiting Writers Series, during which several recognized writers offer readings each semester. Classes that you can choose from include a wide range of literature offerings and creative writing classes where you can hone your skills and present work publicly. A yearly literary magazine features original work by Northeast students and offers cash prizes for the best works.

Career Information

English

Career areas that require effective communication include journalism; technical, freelance, and creative writing; publishing; education; advertising; and public relations.

Salary Information

Salaries vary greatly, depending on employment and location of the position. An advanced degree will lead to greater career opportunities.

Courses and Program Options

English

You have one option available when enrolling in this program of study.