College of Humanities and Sciences

Bachelor of Arts in English

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A Bachelor of Arts in English is made just for the creatives like you who want to further develop their unique creative skills so they can be prepared to bring them into the workforce. It builds a foundation for crucial career skills like critical thinking, analysis, communication and collaboration to take along whatever career path you follow. Everyday positions grow into something fresh and new when approached with an infusion of innovation – that’s why you’re pursuing an English degree.

Carry your developed skills into education, government or elsewhere, to innovate with your approach in a variety of business roles. Use your mastery of language skills in just about any field imaginable – effectively communicate with co-workers, or draft a picture-perfect piece of copy for a large corporation. The applications are wide and varied.  It’s time for you to be the creative difference.

This program is eligible for Title IV funds, but is not subject to Gainful Employment regulations because it is a liberal arts program offered continuously since 2009.

Requirements and prerequisites

You'll need XXX credits to complete this program, which may be earned from a combination of required and elected courses. However, required courses may vary based on previous experience, training or transferable credits. View general requirements.

There are no prerequisites for this course.

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Gain career-ready skills


You’ll have opportunities to master the traits of effective communication, critical thinking and collaboration, which are often highly sought by employers of all fields.

Add a focus to your major


Choose a focus study in an area outside of your major - such as psychology, communication, marketing and more.

Made for writers and thinkers


If you’re passionate about writing or English in general, you’ll have plenty of creative opportunities for your writing – the program is crafted for those right brain, critical-thinking types.

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Core courses

Our curriculum is designed to help you prepare for the competitive job market with relevant knowledge and in-demand skills. This program will include the following courses:

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In addition to the knowledge and skills related to the University Learning Goals, College of Health Professions graduating students are intended to attain certain program-specific knowledge, skills and abilities. Therefore, you should be able to demonstrate the following learning outcomes by the time you complete this program.

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Program Student Learning Outcomes

In addition to the knowledge and skills related to the University Learning Goals, College of Health Professions graduating students are intended to attain certain program-specific knowledge, skills and abilities. Therefore, you should be able to demonstrate the following learning outcomes by the time you complete this program.

Review the program student learning outcomes (PDF) report for the Bachelor of Arts in English program.

Each college or school creates a set of Program Student Learning Outcomes (PSLOs) to describe the knowledge, skills or attitudes that students will possess upon completion of the program of study.

Review the annual assessment results (PDFs) for this program.

Cost breakdown

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Tuition (per credit) Not available
Tuition (per credit) for 100/200-level courses $410.0
Tuition (per credit) for 300/400-level courses $450.0
Electronic materials fee (per course) Not available
Resource fee $140.0
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