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Language and Literature



Do you love to read and write? You’ll learn how to analyze what you read and become an accomplished writer. You’ll also hone your communication skills and unleash your imagination. Discover who you are and how the language arts shape our culture and society.

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Erica Mercado, Success Center Specialist

Degrees in English

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Following graduation, English majors work in many fields, including law, marketing, teaching, media, entertainment, publishing and public relations. Find jobs as teachers, lawyers, politicians, social media manager, journalists, grant writers, technical writers, creative writers, authors or editors.

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Our Language and Literature students seek a deeper understanding on communication with the public through learning another language, translating, interpreting, or writing/publishing. Our programs incorporate skills you can use throughout a variety of different fields; sharpen your skills by utilizing Office Hours, Tutoring, and The Writing Center to grow in your studies and build community as a wolverine. Erica Mercado, Support Specialist

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