Become an English major

Become the author of your own future

You like to write, read and analyze. Perhaps you plan to teach literature or language. Missouri State's English programs will prepare you to meet these goals.

Why study English at Missouri State? 

  • You will develop your critical, analytical and research skills. 
  • You'll strengthen your writing skills – learning to write with clarity and concision in a variety of styles. 
  • Our programs provide many opportunities to publish your work. 
  • The skills you learn are designed to lead you to a successful career path.