Career Success


What can you do with a degree in English?

Our English department graduates have gone on to diverse careers in many fields including teaching, writing, editing, publishing, law, and others.

Here's what our graduates from 2010 - 2012 are doing and of those employed full-time, the job categories:

Career Resources and Testimonies

Career Pathways

Learn more about careers with an English degree by exploring "What Can I Do with this Major?" and the many other resources offered through CSB/SJU Career Services.


Consider some of the many internship opportunities available through CSB/SJU.


More Information
  • "A demonstrated capacity to think critically, communicate clearly, and solve complex problems is more important than [a candidate's] undergraduate major." (Read the key findings of the AACU study here.)
  • Service learning, internships, ILPs, and practicums also provide opportunities for real world experience throughout the major.

  • Our pre-professional programs provide training for interviews and applications.

  • View our graduate database to see what our recent grads are doing.