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English

If you're passionate about English language and literature, an English major is a natural choice. This program will prepare you for successful and creative careers in literary writing, academics, journalism, law, and the communications industry. 

What You'll Study

As an English major, you'll choose either a literature or a writing concentration. Either concentration will develop your powers of critical analysis in reading and writing
 
The English Department also sponsors the Writers-In-Residence program. This lecture series will expose you to contemporary writers from across the country.  

Practical Experience

Literature Concentration: you'll study the great works of British, American, and world literature. You'll also study contemporary works that shape our lives.
 
Writing Concentration: you'll engage in writing workshops, peer-reviews, and critiquing and analytical reviews of model texts. You can submit your work to publications, such as FLARE, the Flagler Review. You can also work as an editor or manuscript reviewer on FLARE.

What's Next?

As an English major, you'll be prepared to work in fields that require a mastery of language, including teaching, writing, editing, publishing, research, law, and communication.

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I discovered my passion for children's and young adult literature while at Flagler. Erin Miller, English, 2018
Flagler Alum Erin Miller
I discovered my passion for children's and young adult literature while at Flagler. Erin Miller, English, 2018

Program Details

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Major Requirements

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Minor Requirements

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Major Checklist

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Minor Checklist

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