English (BA)

English Degree Overview

The Thomas College program in English is intellectually challenging, engaging, and enlightening.

You’ll graduate with a diverse portfolio of writing that showcases your technical skill, critical thinking ability, strength in research and analysis, and imagination. You’ll read texts that challenge your thinking, inspire your creativity, and expand your worldview. And, you’ll graduate ready for a career that draws on your skill as a writer, editor, and student of human experience.

Prepare for a Career In:

  • Writing and Editing
  • Journalism
  • Law and Legal Studies
  • Education
  • Publishing

“More than anything, the close relationships I was able to build with my professors is, in large part, what made my time at Thomas so enriching.”

Michael Richardson ’17, English Teacher, Lee Academy

At a Glance

Key Courses

  • 121 credit hours
  • 3 year option
  • Career-focused curriculum
  • Internships
  • Leadership development
  • Composition I & II
  • Introduction to Literature
  • Writing Elective
  • Literature Elective