Penn State Greater Allegheny’s Bachelor of Arts degree in English explores the imaginative and practical uses of English through literature, writing, rhetoric, and language.
What to Expect
Students will work to develop perspectives on human nature and cultural values through analyzing, synthesizing and communicating information. In addition, students will develop skills in writing, research, political and cultural analysis, and critical thinking.
Students will take courses that focus on:
- Introduction to Creative Writing
- Introduction to Critical Reading
- British Literature
- American Literature
- Other Cultures
Graduates in the English program can find an array of career opportunities that include, but not limited to:
- Public Relations
- Foreign Services Specialists