The major in English gives students the opportunity to develop critical reading, writing, and thinking skills. It also offers a solid foundation for students seeking careers in such fields as civil service, business communication, technical writing, publishing, personnel management, public relations, teaching, law, and in other kinds of work requiring skillful management of the written word.
Opportunities to Excel
Urbana graduates have found immediate employment with titles such as:
- Marketing Specialist
- Park Ranger
- Theater Manager