WHY ENGLISH AT SOUTHERN?
Southern’s English Department has a balanced curriculum of literature and writing classes that provides students with valuable communication and analytical skills.
Job placement prospects are very favorable for secondary English teachers; the demand is greater than the supply
We in the English Department will not only educate you to your full potential, but we will also guide and help you in launching your career. All of our graduates in the last ten years are now in careers of their choice.
Multidisciplinary curriculum includes communication, reading, writing, history, and analytical thinking.
Opportunities are available on and off campus for students to publish their writings.
Half of our graduates score within the top 10 percent on nationwide literature tests.
EXPLORE MAJORS AND MINORS
Beyond the Classroom
Academic programs are complemented with practical learning experiences in the community and beyond.
Brooke Holland and Amanda Gomez describe how Southern prepared them for fulfilling careers and how they're English degree set them up for jobs that help them make a difference.
English Department P. O. Box 370
Collegedale, TN 37315