English majors are desirable employees, and not all pursue careers as writers, editors, and teachers. The study of English is highly valued by professional schools in medicine, law, and business. Consider some of these jobs for your English major; they all require the communication and analytical skills practiced by our classes. The diversity may surprise you!

  • Ambassador/Diplomat
  • Director of Admissions
  • Mobile App Developer
  • Brand Manager
  • Account manager
  • New Media Specialist
  • Lawyer
  • Project manager
  • Proposal Writer/Proposal manager
  • Recruiter
  • Public Relations Manager
  • Lyricist
  • Travel Consultant
  • Film Archivist
  • Advertising Director
  • Art Critic
  • Web developer
  • Fundraiser/Development
  • Travel Agent
  • Nonprofit executive director
  • Feature Writer
  • Art Director
  • Human Resources
  • Museum Curator
  • Video Game designer
  • Marketing Consultant
  • Curriculum Developer
  • Principal
  • Managing Editor
  • Research Librarian
  • Technical Writer