BA in English

All students have opportunities for research, global-engagement, public service, and career preparation.

  • If you excel in the classroom, apply to the English Honors Program. Work closely with a professor on a research project of your own. Read more >>
  • Pursue the Accelerated Master’s Program in English (Concentration in Linguistics). Read more >>
  • Take English courses for credit through Mason Study Abroad.
  • Complete licensure to teach English in the public schools. Read more >>
  • Gain valuable career experience through an internship at places such as: 
    • Smithsonian Institution or Library of Congress
    • Folger Shakespeare Library
    • Falls Church News Press  
    • Entertainment Industry Council

Read more about internships >>