Department of English & World Languages

College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences

The Department of English & World Languages is a large and vibrant interdisciplinary community of faculty and students dedicated to the study of language, literature, text and writing.

English and World Languages Department

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A degree in English provides building blocks for success in a wide variety of careers. Our students study diverse perspectives, cultures and academic disciplines, becoming culturally aware, technologically astute life-long learners.

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Language & Culture Studies

With a Language & Culture Studies degree, students gain a deeper understanding of a language, as well as the literature, linguistics, history and culture, leading to a more multicultural perspective of our world.

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