English

English majors receive a strong background in the analysis of texts and training in the craft of writing fiction and poetry. Graduates with a degree in English develop effective and precise communication skills, a grounded historical awareness, and critical thinking skills. These skills provide the foundation for career paths in a range of professions and careers.

English graduates work in a diverse array of jobs for a variety of organizations:

Deputy Attorney General, State of New Jersey
Technical Writer
, Microsoft Corporation
Media Relations Manager
, IBM Corporation
Morning Show Host
, KVIL Radio Dallas
English teacher
, Lake Stevens High School
Pastor
, First Presbyterian Church
CS Specialist
, Internet Movie Database (IMDb)
Public Relations Manager
, SEAFAIR
Social Marketing Manager, HTC
Web Editor
, Chicago Sun-Times
Dietician
, Portland Clinic
Solar Energy Developer
, Iderdrola Renewables
Sea Otter Aquarist
, Monterey Bay Aquariium
Child Life Specialist
, Phoenix Children’s Hospital

Visit the Alumni Sharing Knowledge (ASK) Network in Cascade to see a complete list of English graduates who have volunteered to speak with students about their career path.