English

Explore different types of writing, including creative writing, technical report writing, grant writing, scriptwriting, writing for media, writing for the Web or business communications writing while building a solid foundation for bachelor and graduate degrees in English. You’ll learn written communication, critical thinking and problem solving skills through a mix of concentrated English classes and various general education requirements.

WORK IN MANY AREAS, INCLUDING

Written communication and critical thinking skills are extremely valuable, so English degrees open many doors in various industries, including publishing, education and media.

PREPARE FOR A CAREER AS A(N)

  • proofreader
  • editor
  • instructional designer
  • social media specialist
  • writer
  • educator

Associate Degree Course Sequence

  • Student Success Seminar
  • College Composition
  • Computer Applications for Professionals
  • Mathematics Elective
  • Arts & Humanities Elective
  • Social & Behavioral Science Elective
  • College Composition II
  • Cultural Diversity
  • Natural Sciences Elective
  • Arts & Humanities Elective
  • Additional English Elective
  • Arts & Humanities Elective
  • Natural Sciences Elective
  • Social & Behavioral Science Elective
  • Additional English Elective
  • Additional English Elective
  • Arts & Humanities Elective
  • Additional English Elective
  • Additional English Elective
  • Additional English Elective
  • Additional English Elective

TOTAL CREDITS 63

  • Associate of arts in English

Note: Certificates are stackable towards an associate degree in technical communications.

  • Kent State University; Bachelor’s degree in English
  • Marie Stokes Scholarship Fund

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  • Stark Raving Writers
  • Stark Voices