Where can an English major take you?

At Wilson College, English majors discover what it takes to be competitive in today’s job market. Our graduates get jobs, compete for excellent internships and attend some of the finest graduate institutions in the country.

The English program at Wilson College, featuring intimate class settings and a dedicated faculty, challenges students to excel in reading, writing, research and analysis. The program provides ample training for future teachers, writers, journalists, editors, literary agents, librarians, public relations experts, publishers, scholars, rhetoricians and lawyers—just to name a few.

Majors, minors and concentrations in English

Students may choose to major or minor in English, and can refine their studies by pursuing a concentration of their choice, such as literary studies or creative writing.

A dedicated, award-winning faculty

Wilson College faculty, composed of award-winning authors, published scholars respected in their fields and several past Wilson College Teachers of the Year, remain dedicated to personal, intellectually intense courses in small-class settings.

Want to learn more?  Check out our program handbook here!