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Program Details

ASU's online Bachelor of Arts in English degree will provide you with a solid cross-discipline selection of high-quality courses from the ASU Department of English while still having complete control over your daily schedule. The program is taught by experienced ASU faculty members, who also teach on-campus courses and do research in their field of expertise. Through integrated study, you will be prepared for a variety of careers that require teamwork, analytical interpretation, problem solving, strong and effective oral and written communication, and leadership skills. In addition, you will practice how to express complex ideas for a specific audience and purpose and utilize research tools for writing and other modes of communication. Further, you will develop contextualizing skills, which will allow you to situate texts within their historical, cultural, critical, and rhetorical situations.


Successfully complete ASU competency requirements, or be accepted via ACT/SAT scores and/or individual review. These include: Top 25% of high school graduating class; 3.0 GPA or above in competency courses (math, English, science, social science, foreign language, and fine arts); ACT 22 (24 nonresidents); or SAT Reasoning 1040 (1110 nonresidents).

Accreditation & Licensing

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission