Potential Careers

Our English graduates go on to pursue careers in a wide range of fields. Whether they’re writing for international newspapers, creating video games, or working in public relations, they all find meaningful careers that let them share their love of language.

English graduates serve in a number of career fields, including:

  • Marketing and promotions
  • Teaching, both in the U.S. and internationally
  • Event planning
  • Fundraising
  • Public affairs
  • Freelance writing
  • Corporate communications
  • Non-profit communications
  • Consulting
  • Journalism
  • Editing and publishing

Many graduates also continue their studies through graduate programs in fine arts, poetry, journalism, law, and more. Recent grads have studied at a number schools in the local area and throughout the country, including:

  • Columbia University
  • Miami of Ohio
  • The Walter Cronkite School of Journalism at Arizona State University
  • University of California Berkeley
  • George Washington University Law School

This info is designed to help you think about and explore possible career paths. It does not guarantee that these careers will be available once you earn this degree.