Bachelor of Arts in English

The English major exemplifies liberal education by developing students’ reading, writing, critical thinking, and communication skills through their engagement with literature.The English faculty are committed to providing stimulating and student-centered classes that broaden historical and global perspective, enhance students’ understanding of ethical and artistic criteria of judgment, and foster respect for individuals and cultures. The English degree prepares students for graduate study and careers in many fields, including education, law, the diplomatic corps, journalism, publishing, editing, creative writing, business and technical communications, library and information science, public relations, and business.

Admissions Documents Requirements

Official College Transcripts from all schools attended, Official High School Transcript if less than 30 earned semesters hours at regionally accredited college

Admissions GPA Requirements

Freshman: 2.75 from High School Transcript; Transfer: 2.0 from all College transcripts

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Brenau University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges.