Join Us on a Literary Journey

Are you passionate about literature and language? Join the English Department at Ashland University to start your literary journey across centuries and around the globe.

Contact Us

Administrative Assistant

Lindsay Brandon-Smith
Administrative Assistant
203, Center for the Humanities of Bixler Hall
419.289.5110
lbrando2@ashland.edu

Department Contact

au-english@ashland.edu

Curriculum

Brochures, Course Rotations & Four-Year Guides

Each department provides information specific to its majors and programs to help ensure you choose exactly which major is right for you. Use the supplemental material below to assist you in finding a major that most interests you.

Current Academic Year

English Department Master Syllabi

Department Course Rotations

Current Academic Year
English, B.A. Four-Year Guide
English, B.A. Three-Year Guide

Contact Us

Administrative Assistant

Lindsay Brandon-Smith
Administrative Assistant
203, Center for the Humanities of Bixler Hall
419.289.5110
lbrando2@ashland.edu

Department Contact

au-english@ashland.edu

Curriculum

Brochures, Course Rotations & Four-Year Guides

Each department provides information specific to its majors and programs to help ensure you choose exactly which major is right for you. Use the supplemental material below to assist you in finding a major that most interests you.

Current Academic Year

English Department Master Syllabi

Department Course Rotations

Current Academic Year
English, B.A. Four-Year Guide
English, B.A. Three-Year Guide

The Advantages of Ashland's English Program

A degree in English from Ashland University prepares you for a lifetime of learning and numerous career possibilities. You’ll develop the ability to think analytically, appreciate different cultures, and learn to express yourself both verbally and in writing.

You'll also:

  • Learn from expert teachers and published scholars.
  • Experience personalized attention with small class sizes meant to emphasize your individual learning.
  • Benefit from a flexible curriculum that lets you create an educational program (double major, major and minor) that meets your career objective.
  • Study great works of literature from a variety of critical perspectives that will enhance your own viewpoints.
  • Develop marketable skills, including strong writing and analytical capabilities that will prepare you for a variety of careers.
  • Be prepared for graduate education with a strong academic foundation.
  • Gain rewarding real-world experience through internships with Ashland Poetry Pres or the Ashland Master of Fine Arts program.
  • Join the editorial team of the Black Fork Review, a literary journal run by students and featuring student writing.
  • Graduates of our English program work as
    • art administrators
    • attorneys
    • digital marketing strategists
    • editors
    • higher education administrators
    • and more
  • With a degree in English, you’ll have a solid cultural and critical foundation that will lead you to a rewarding future no matter your career objective.

 

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