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Majors/Minors

Adolescence Education: English (7-12) [AEN]

The major in the English Department leads to New York state certification to teach English in grades 7-12. The bachelor of arts requires proficiency in a foreign language.

Career Potential

  • High school teacher
  • Middle school teacher

Program Details for Adolescence Education: English (7-12) [AEN]

English [ENG]

The following courses meet the College’s requirement for the bachelor of arts and the major in English. The bachelor of arts requires proficiency in a foreign language.

Career Potential

  • Editor
  • Lawyer
  • Teacher
  • Administrator
  • Business
  • Librarian
  • Writer
  • Publisher

Program Details for English [ENG]

English: Minor with an Emphasis in Language and Literature [ENLL]

English Department
Old Main, Room 112
607-753-4307

Program Details for English: Minor with an Emphasis in Language and Literature [ENLL]

English: Minor with an Emphasis in Literature [ENL]

English Department
Old Main, Room 112
607-753-4307

Program Details for English: Minor with an Emphasis in Literature [ENL]

English: Minor with an Emphasis in Literature and Writing [ENLW]

English Department
Old Main, Room 112
607-753-4307

Program Details for English: Minor with an Emphasis in Literature and Writing [ENLW]

Professional Writing [PWRT]

Professional Writing offers a well-rounded, liberal arts education with courses in creative writing, editing, technical writing, business writing and writing with new media. For more information please visit the website at www.cortland.edu/profwriting/ or the English Department.

 Career Potential

  • Editor
  • Technical Writer
  • Web Content Developer
  • Communications Manager
  • Grant Writer
  • Creative Writer
  • Freelance Writer
  • Media Writer

Program Details for Professional Writing [PWRT]

Professional Writing Minor [PWRT]

English Department
Old Main, Room 112
607-753-4307

Program Details for Professional Writing Minor [PWRT]