For more information about becoming an English major, contact department chair Jake Mattox. To declare an English major, click here. To declare an English minor, creative writing minor, or film studies minor, click here.
Our programs are designed to expand students' understanding and skills in English language and composition, written communication, and literature. These programs prepare students for a broad range of careers, especially those requiring analytical thinking and expression and the ability to read carefully and write clearly. In addition to education and media-related careers, the writing and analytical skills gained in English courses will enhance careers in business, law, and medicine.