English at Tusculum University is an excellent choice for students interested in education, business, law, writing, editing and publishing, communication, public relations, and social work.

The English major is designed to prepare students for graduate study in the field; those seeking a foundation for postgraduate work or study in fields related to English and those who want a humanistic base in reading, thinking, and writing for a liberal arts education.

As majors in English at Tusculum University, students will have access to a varied group of experts engaged in exploring different aspects of literature, writing, and communication.

The English Department also supports the mission of civic engagement and service through its projects and through the examination of ethical and social issues presented in the public forum, in literature, and in the act of writing.

Tusculum students may choose among three English program concentrations and minors.

The English Program offers students a choice of concentrations:

  • Creative Writing
  • Literature
  • Communication & Public Relations
  • Education 6-12

The English Program at Tusculum also offers the following options for minors:

  • Creative Writing Minor
  • Literature Minor
  • Communication Minor

For more information regarding course requirements, visit our catalog.