What can you do after graduation?
- High School English Teacher
- Speech Writer
- Magazine Editor
- Editorial Assistant
- Creative Director
- Book Publisher
With B.A. in English from ACU, you can build a degree that fits your education and career goals. Our English major program offers a myriad of post-graduation possibilities.
In today’s job market, employers in all industries are seeking critical and creative thinkers and effective communicators. That’s what makes English majors such attractive candidates.
For English majors, this discipline is more than honing technical skills and harnessing the power of language. Studying literature through reading and analyzing texts gives you a greater understanding of the complexities of our world, past and present.
If you’re curious, want to be challenged intellectually and find deeper meanings, an English B.A. could be right for you. You’ll be equipped to work in professional or creative writing fields, become a teacher, or prepare for graduate or law school.
English, BA (ENGL)
University Requirements: 56 credit hours + Major Requirements: 51 credit hours + Electives: 21 credit hours = Total Required: 128 credit hours*
*Based on track selection
Literary Theory and Criticism
American Literature Before 1900
Film and Belief
Language and Literature
Early Action: November 1st
Regular: February 1st
National Candidates: May 1st