English - B.A.

The Department of English faculty's wide range of research areas and publications offers students a variety of course options, from the traditional literary canon, to contemporary fiction and poetry writing classes offered by faculty in the Center for Writers.

The Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) in English provides students with a structured program of study, progressing from foundational to upper-division courses in literary, creative and rhetorical studies. Students develop increasing proficiency in critical thinking, writing and interpretation of literary and cultural texts. We offer small, student-centered classes using innovative pedagogies that embrace a variety of teaching approaches and strategies.

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