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Bachelor of Arts in English

Program Details

University of Maryland University College (UMUC) offers the online Bachelor of Arts in English. This degree offers a solid base of critical thinking on which to build a career or further graduate study. Students will gain analytical, critical, and communication skills. By following a critical approach to the study of literature, students will learn to articulate ideas with clarity, conduct original research, and convey complex information in logical, accessible language

Career opportunities with this degree include the following:

  • public relations
  • management
  • publishing
  • journalism
  • education
  • business
  • law


High school diploma or the equivalent

Accreditation & Licensing

Middle States Commission on Higher Education