Bachelor of Arts Degree in English Programs - Enroll now!
A Bachelors of Arts in English program at Gwynedd Mercy University offers students the opportunity to explore literature and theory in a variety of genres and contexts. The English degree integrates British, American, and world literature with intensive writing practice and small classes that promote strong mentor-mentee relationships and a comfortable environment of scholarship and dialogue. Classes improve students’ critical thinking, critical reading, analytical, writing and speaking skills through analysis of Medieval, Renaissance, 18th-century, Romantic, Victorian, Modern and Contemporary literatures. Recent student internships in the English program have occurred in public relations departments, publishing firms, and non-profit organizations. Faculty advisors encourage students to find appropriate opportunities that will advance their professional competence in the field of their choice.
If you’re looking for a discipline that can provide the groundwork for you to move into many different arenas, the Bachelor of Arts in English could be what you’re looking for. It is an excellent preparation for careers in teaching, media, advertising, writing, and publishing; for graduate or professional studies in English, communications, or law; and for advancement in any field in which communication skills are important