Bachelor of Arts in English
King University

Program Details

The online Bachelor of Arts in English degree at King University is an ideal option for students seeking to pursue jobs such as literature, public service, library science, or journalism.  Graduates of this English degree are prepared to teach in secondary education or to continue towards graduate study.  Coursework emphasizes both communication and the understanding of language and literature, exploring a wide variety of authors, styles, and literary subjects.  In addition, this degree in English looks at the relationship between faith and the art of writing, helping students establish a deeper understanding of their vocational purpose. 

You will study such topics as:

  • World literature
  • Adolescent literature
  • Composition and rhetoric
  • Appalachian literature
  • Religion and literature
  • Grammar and style
  • Shakespeare


  • Completion of at least 45 semester hours*
  • Minimum 2.2 college GPA
  • Official transcripts

*Students who do not have 45 or more semester hours can enroll in the pathway program.

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges