Bachelor of Arts - English | Kent State University

Bachelor of Arts - English

The undergraduate major in English emphasizes the writing, reading, critical thinking, and communication skills that are essential to academic and career success.

The major provides students with a sound background in the liberal arts as well as focused training in the interpretation of literature. All coursework may be completed at Kent State Trumbull.

The program of study includes core courses in American/British literature and a "methods" course in English Studies. The major is also flexible enough to allow students to pursue individual interests in literary study, technical and professional writing, creative writing, or language. Bachelor of Arts study allows students to choose many electives that either expand their interests and skills or choose a minor program of study to formally obtain additional credentials.

Students can complete all requirements for the B.A. in English, as well as the English minor, in their entirety at Kent State Trumbull.

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