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    Zach Tackett
    English Major
    Class of 2013

    Don’t try to mold yourself into what you think a college student is “supposed to be.”  Keep your mind open to new ideas.  

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  • What Can I Do with a Major in English? 

    Ultimately, the person graduating with a degree in English will comprehend language both as a tool and an art, having explored the felicitous tension between creative impulse and traditional form. Such a comprehension enables graduates to succeed in teaching, law, professional writing, creative writing, and academia.

     

    Internships and Careers

     

    Recent Saint Vincent College English graduates have gone on to successful careers that include the following:

     
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    • College teaching
    • Editing and publishing
    • Creative writing
    • Law
    • Journalism
    • Broadcasting
    • Professional and technical writing
    • Public relations
    • Arts administration
    Click here for a detailed list of possible career choices for English majors. 
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