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School of Adult and Graduate Education

Traditional Admissions

English Major

Explore your passion for literature and your talent for writing while working with published authors and poets.

As a student in the English major at Cedar Crest College, you will explore classic and contemporary works of American, British and world literature. You’ll develop your own creativity and writing skills–all in a supportive, challenging setting.

You will also engage in passionate discussions about literature and your own work, enabling you to grow as a writer, critical thinker and person.

This program will prepare you for a career in one or more of the following areas:

  • Writing
  • Editing
  • Media
  • Public relations
  • Business
  • Publishing
  • Marketing
  • Education

Secondary Education Co-Major

As an educator, you will be able to share your passion for literature with young minds. Cedar Crest offers an English co-major in conjunction with the education department, helping students prepare for a career in secondary education.

Evening English Major for Adult Students

Are you a nontraditional student? Visit our School of Adult and Graduate Education(SAGE) for information on our evening English major program, designed with adult students in mind.