The Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) in English provides Reinhardt students with a rich understanding of the literary tradition and excellent language skills that are applicable in all careers.
English majors learn to think, read, and write clearly. They study the major periods of literature in Western Culture and the major trends in Western thought. They learn to analyze literature by examining specific passages to identify themes, symbols and literary devices.
What kind of careers do English majors have?
With an optional thesis or internship, the Bachelor of Arts in English prepares students for the professional world, law school, or graduate school.
Our graduates work as copywriters and editors for a variety of firms, including publishing, insurance, accounting, and technical services companies. A degree in English is valuable for any business that needs strong communication skills.