Alumni Careers

English graduates have gone on to pursue careers in law, private, public and university-level teaching, Internet editing, writing and design, journalism and publishing, sales and marketing, advertising and public relations, management and administration, grant-writing for foundations, public service, religion, and research. The program in English is also designed to serve students in their efforts to become attentive and articulate citizens.

Recent graduates are currently pursuing their Ph.D.s at Berkeley, Carnegie-Mellon, Michigan, Wisconsin, Virginia, Pittsburgh, Boston College and Vanderbilt.
In 2004 and 2005, Phi Beta Kappa honors graduates of the English Program earned highly competitive and coveted Javits Fellowships for graduate studies.