The Department of English offers students degrees in secondary education certification, or English degrees with an emphasis in Literature and Language or Writing. Each of these prepares students for graduate study and/or professional employment in a variety of areas. Students who major in English may find employment not only as professors, scholars, literary critics, and teachers, but as public relations representatives, lawyers, politicians, bankers, technical writers, poets, novelists, journalists – the possibilities are virtually endless.
Please help by giving to the English Enhancement Fund. Your gift ensures that students who have more ability and promise than financial resources will have access to the excellent education and full college experience provided by Winthrop University.
For additional information regarding the Department of English, please call (803) 323-2171. For more information about giving to Winthrop University, please call (803) 323-2150.