Bachelor of Arts in English
Western New Mexico University

Program Details

The online Bachelor of Arts in English degree is available from Western New Mexico University for those interested in turning a love of language into a career.  This English degree goes beyond the English language and includes courses in literature and writing as well, making it a good choice for those interested in one or all of these areas.  The faculty strives to teach the full range of human experience, promoting critical thinking, creativity, and what it means to be a thoughtful citizen in the current world.  In addition, you will be inspired to read, create written works of art, engage in conversations, and look for ways to positively change the world with your work. 

A degree in English can be used in a wide range of careers, including:

  • Grant writing
  • Technical writing for corporations
  • Public relations
  • Publishing and Editing for magazines and newspapers
  • Teaching

Requirements

  • Official high school transcripts or GED scores
  • College transcripts, if applicable
  • SAT, ACT, or Compass Placement Test scores

School Accreditation Statement

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