Bridgewater State University

Massachusetts, United States

Residential program

For more information, contact the Director at the above address.

Contact Information

45 School Street
Tillinghast 340
Bridgewater
Massachusetts, United States
02325
Phone: (508) 531-1258
Email: llecomte@bridgew.edu
http://catalog.bridgew.edu/preview_program.php?catoid=4&poid=754



DEGREE PROGRAMS

\nThe program of study for undergraduate English majors aims to enhance appreciation and knowledge of literature and the writing process. Through exposure to significant literary works students will develop an understanding of the history and background of English-language literatures, including texts in translation central to the discipline. Course work in the major includes offerings in culturally diverse English-language literatures with a foundation in British and American traditions, embracing the writing process and critical analysis. This background prepares English majors to enter diverse careers or to pursue graduate study. Bridgewater State College English majors have achieved success in a wide variety of occupations including teaching, banking, law, medicine, publishing, government service, public relations, technical writing, creative writing, advertising and business administration.

Within the English major, students may also pursue a writing concentration or combine their program with licensure in elementary, middle school, or secondary education.

Type of Program: Studio/Research
Genres: Fiction, Professional Writing (technical writing, PR, etc.), Poetry
Unit of Measure: Hours


Graduate Program Director

Lori A. LeComte
Administrative Assistant
45 School Street
Tillinghast 340
Bridgewater
Massachusetts, United States
02325
Email: llecomte@bridgew.edu
URL: http://catalog.bridgew.edu/preview_program.php?catoid=4&poid=754

For more information, contact the Director at the above address.

Unit of Measure: Hours