Why Study English?

An English degree builds fundamental writing, analytical, and critical thinking skills for a range of careers. See, for example:

Further, humanities and arts majors find themselves prepared for many fields. See:

For a look at the many ways graduates use their degrees in English, visit the web site Dear English Major, and, close to home, see how Calliope Wong, our multi-talented pre-med English major, is using her English studies.