Students in Rowan's English Department are high achievers who share a love of reading and literature. The Bachelor of Arts in English incorporates a diverse mix of literature—classic, contemporary, and non-Western. Students develop analytical thinking, writing, and research skills that transfer easily to a multitude of careers and also provide a solid foundation for graduate school. Our small class sizes provide the ideal setting for personalized instruction and student growth.
Many of our English majors pursue dual degree programs in Education,Theatre, or other disciplines; customize their studies with minors in Public Relations, Journalism, and Business (to name a few); and/or deepen their cultural understanding through concentrations in International, Asian, or Africana Studies. Our graduates do very well in the job market and have found rewarding careers in a vast array of fields.