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What YOU Can Do with an English Degree from Fredonia!

Let's bust some myths about the English degree...

Did you know that 96% of new Fredonia graduates report finding employment and/or enrollment in a graduate program within the first year of graduating?

Did you also know that English majors are “the hot new hiresthat employers seek?

Here is just a small sample of the paths our recent English alumni have pursued:

Career Paths:

  • Editor
  • Guidance Counselor
  • Creative Director
  • News Anchor
  • Lawyer
  • Graphic Designer
  • English Teacher
  • Publisher
  • Pastor
  • Librarian

Graduate Programs:

  • JD, Law: Suffolk University School of Law
  • MFA: Columbia University, Vanderbilt University
  • MS/MSEd, TESOL: University of Rochester
  • MS, Literacy 5-12: University at Albany, St. John Fisher College
  • MLS, Library and Informational Science: University at Buffalo, Simmons University
  • MSEd, Adolescent English Education: Medaille College
  • MSEd, Curriculum and Instruction: Fredonia
  • MSEd, School Counseling: St. Bonaventure University

To explore further, visit the Career Development Office's English Career Pathways page. To talk to us about your interests and find out about faculty who can help you set and achieve your goals, please contact us.


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